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Chinese scientists give monkeys human brain genes in ‘morally risky’ experiment

Their brains may not be bigger than normal, but monkeys created with human brain genes are exhibiting cognitive changes that suggest they might be smarter — and the experiments have ethicists shuddering. In the wake of the genetically modified human babies scandal, Chinese scientists are drawing fresh condemnation from philosophers and ethicists, this time over… Read More »

Chinese New Year 2019 Greetings in Mandarin: Dubai's Burj Khalifa Lights Up in Honour of Lunar New Year

Burj Khalifa (Photo Credits: Twitter/@BurjKhalifa) Dubai, February 5: On the occasion of the Chinese New Year, the tallest skyscraper in the world, Dubai’s Burj Khalifa today lit up with a special laser light show. The show which started on February 3 will run until February 6 at 8 pm. It featured messages from the crowd to… Read More »

Chinese gay dating app halts registration after underage HIV report

BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese gay dating app Blued is halting new user registration for a week, it said on Sunday, following media reports that underage users caught HIV after going on dates set up via the world’s largest networking app for the LGBT community. China has a vibrant lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender scene (LGBT)… Read More »