A stuffed dodo bird is in town at a special exhibition of extinct birds and animals being held at the Shanghai Natural History Museum in Jing’an. The exhibition of stuffed species and models on loan from the Natural History Museum in London opened in the city yesterday and will run until February 12.
Nine Chinese held captive by Somali pirates for more than four years arrive at Baiyun International Airport in the southern city of Guangzhou yesterday. Twenty-six crew of fishing boat Naham 3, including 10 Chinese, were rescued on Saturday.
Emergency services personnel can be seen near a ride inside the Dreamworld theme park at Coomera on the Gold Coast in Australia’s Queensland state yesterday after four people were killed on a ride at the country’s biggest theme park. — AFP
SHANGHAI’S first unisex public toilet building is to go into operation in Pudong New Area before November 19, World...
A local school wants to promote boys’ gender education based on a newly published textbook, claimed to be the first of its kind in China. The textbook “Little Man,” published by the Shanghai Educational Publishing House, aims to promote “manliness” among boys and to help resolve any confusion over the physical and psychological aspects of puberty. A book for girls’ gender education was also being planned. Do you think such education is necessary?
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