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Category Archives: China
The former NSA and CIA director, General Michael V. Hayden, was interviewed by Chancellor Nicholas Zeppos and Professor Jon Meacham. Before going to the lecture, I thought that the interview’s going to be a debate of “Security versus Privacy.” However, it is more about political views and the current direction of the United States. During the […] Continue reading
In the era of rapid technological advancement, the use of cryptography has become an important factor in protecting corporate employees and their customers’ personal information and privacy. Actually, not only the corporates use the cryptography, we can also see the cryptography appears in our daily life. In Chapter 1 of The Code Book, the author […] Continue reading
Bashir and China Special Envoy To Africa Meet China’s special envoy to Africa met with President Bashir to discuss bilateral relations. The special envoy praised Sudan for its continuing relationship with China, for its protection of Chinese workers, and its positive stance towards the situation in South Sudan. As China is one of the largest… Continue reading
More Investment from China? The Ministers of Finance and Oil held talks with China to discuss further development projects in Sudan. Both have agreed to the importance of cooperation, and China reiterated its commitment to helping finish the Khartoum International Airport. However, with a deteriorating economy, China may withdraw its support. Only time will tell… Continue reading
A Fishy Future It may be the last straw for local fish-drying and curing businesses. The trade, traditionally plied by women, is essential to preserve the seafood, which is sold on to consumers inland. But today they will not be able to buy a single crate of fish. The situation has deteriorated significantly since Chinese,… Continue reading
After only a few months on the lunar surface, the Chinese Jade Rabbit rover has malfunctioned. This represents a major setback for China’s young space agency and demonstrates how difficult extraterrestrial missions are. It really is amazing that the Cold War of the ’50s, ’60s, and ’70s was able to produce such amazing progress on […] Continue reading → Continue reading
Tanzania Becoming the New Chinese Province in Africa This articles highlights the successful past and continuing trend of increased Chinese investment in the country. It describes how the relationship began between President Mao Zedong and Julius Nyerere and how recently China has committed to two new massive mining projects, one for iron and the other… Continue reading
Writing science fiction can be frustrating at times. Behind every novel piece of technology or grand conception must stand firm, well-established scientific principles. For example, the existence of modern-day tyrannosaurs in the film series Jurassic Park finds root in modern DNA replication and cloning techniques. Nowadays, sheep are the most genetically complex animals to be cloned, but […] Continue reading