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New Silk Road boosts Chengdu's opening-up

Dance drama: A princess' tale on the Silk Road

Post for the dance drama The Silk Princess. [Photo/] Dance drama The Silk Princess will be staged at the National Center for the Performing Arts on July 30-31. The drama is based on a story about a princess bringing silk and silkworm ..., 21 hours ago
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Silk Road Gave Infectious Disease a Route, Ancient Poop Shows

Silk, tea and spices weren't the only things that travelers carried on China's legendary Silk Road : Ancient poop shows that infectious diseases were also transported along this network of trade routes, according to a new study. Researchers ...
 Yahoo! Singapore11 hours ago Secrets of the Silk Road emerge from ancient latrine pit in China  The Telegraph UK3 days ago Ancient feces provides earliest evidence of infectious disease being carried on Silk Road  PhysOrg.com4 days ago Ancient Faeces Provide Earliest Evidence of Infectious Disease Being Carried on Silk Road  Scicasts3 days ago
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Fossilized Feces Reveal Silk Road Parasites

UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE, HUI-YUAN YEHTwo millennia ago, someone traveling the Silk Road had just pooped in a latrine. He had no toilet paper, but that was no problem. He used a personal hygiene stick—a handheld piece of bamboo or wood with strips ...
 The Scientist4 hours ago Eggs from ancient poopy "toilet paper" prove parasites also traveled the Silk Road.  Discover Magazine14 hours ago When parasites travelled along ancient Silk Road  HT Syndication3 days ago Silk Road Served as Conduit for Parasites  Archaeology Magazine3 days ago
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2,000-year-old toilet paper gives us a whiff of life on the Silk Road in China

Archaeologists scraped fecal bits off these ancient wipe sticks, discovered in a 2,000-year-old latrine at a pit stop along the Silk Road in Dunhuang, China. Hui-Yuan Yeh reader comments 7 Share this story For almost 1,500 years, the many ...
 ArsTechnica6 hours ago Ancient Feces: Diseases Carried On Silk Road  Science Daily2 days ago Poop found in 2,000-year-old toilet reveals how disease spread along Silk Road  International Business Times UK4 days ago Ancient Faeces Shows Deadly Diseases Spread Along the Silk Road  Before It's News3 days ago

China urges Pakistan to put army in charge of Silk Road project

BEIJING — Frustrated with the slow progress on a sprawling, US$46 billion (S$62.5 billion) infrastructure project stretching from China to south Asia, Beijing is seeking to give Pakistan's army a lead role. Its desire to enlist Pakistan's ...
 Today Online1 day ago From Pashmina To Parasites: How History Traveled On Silk Road  NDTV2 days ago Feces study finds parasites hitched ride down China's ancient Silk Road  Japan Times3 days ago AFP - Science-Health-disease-research-history-China  Namibia Press Agency4 days ago

Gallery: 10,000km off-road rally from Moscow to Beijing across incredible landcapes

More than 100 teams are tackling some of the world's most inhospitable landscapes in the 2016 Silk Way Rally. More than 100 teams are tackling some of the world's least hospitable landscapes as they compete in motorsport's most gruelling ...
 International Business Times UK3 days ago Silk Way Rally 2016 Vasilyev clinches second place in Stage 13 to retain third position in the overall standings. Four of the five MINI ALL4 Racing crews are now within the top five positions ahead of tomorrow's penultimate Stage  Lulop.com3 days ago Silk Way Rally 2016 Al Rahji takes penultimate Stage victory. Four of the five MINI ALL4 Racing crews retain the top five positions overall  Lulop.com18 hours ago Silk Way Rally leg 12 : Cyril Despres left to spearhead Peugeot's Beijing glory bid  Lulop.com3 days ago

Ancient feces proves infectious disease traveled along Silk Road 2,000 years ago

CAMBRIDGE, England, July 22 (UPI) -- Infectious disease traveled along the Silk Road as early as 2,000 years ago. Feces collected from an ancient latrine in northwestern China proves traders carried intestinal parasites as well as goods. The ...
 UPI3 days ago Histоric feces prоves infectiоus illness traveled alоng Silk Rоad 2,000 уears agо  NewspaperPost3 days ago Analysis of ancient feces collected from a latrine in China prove infectious disease traveled along the Silk Road as early as 2,000 years ago.  TickerTech.com3 days ago

Youth hostels welcome Silk Road travelers

Chen Liang had a lamb slaughtered so that he could treat his guests for Eid al-Fitr, the festival marking the end of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan, which fell on July 6 this year. Chen has operated a youth hostel for eight years in Kashgar, a ...
 CHINAdaily USA3 days ago

Small but loud: Xinjiang Opera echoes on the Silk Road

Xinjiang Opera artists perform in Barkol Kazak autonomous county, Xinjiang, June 30, 2015. [Photo/] The 5th Xinjiang Opera cultural week was unveiled in Hutubi country, Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, on Tuesday. As one of the first ... days ago
Brunei Times

Freight trains revitalise Silk Road

SINCE the Yuxinou or Chongqing-Xinjiang-Europe railway line came into use in 2011, China-Europe freight train services, with a growing number of transcontinental railway lines and increasing cargo volume, have become important to the ancient Silk ...
 Brunei Times1 day ago Feature: China-Europe freight trains bring vitality to ancient Silk Road days ago China-Europe freight trains bring vitality to ancient Silk Road  Ecns.cn2 days ago XINHUA - Feature: China-Europe freight trains bring vitality to ancient Silk Road  Namibia Press Agency3 days ago
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