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Elephant snatches man's camera, takes amazing 'elphie'

Elephant snatches man's camera, takes amazing 'elphie'

Christian LeBlanc was feeding bananas to an elephant in Thailand when this happened!
Japan aquariums to stop taking slaughter dolphins

Japan aquariums to stop taking slaughter dolphins

Japanese aquariums avoid being thrown out of global industry body by agreeing to stop buying dolphins caught in the controversial Taiji hunt
Mad dumpling scientist? Man on manic mission to find Shanghai's best

Mad dumpling scientist? Man on manic mission to find Shanghai's best

Former chef eats 16 pounds of xiaolongbao to complete definitive study of one of the city's favorite dishes
Bioluminescence lights up Australia's shores

Bioluminescence lights up Australia's shores

The phenomenon is created by billions of marine organisms that are lighting up in the dark
World's longest and highest glass-bottomed bridge to open in China

World's longest and highest glass-bottomed bridge to open in China

The new 300-meter-high skywalk will span across the cliffs of Zhangjiajie, a scenic national park in the country's Hunan province
Space Invader: Street artist turns Hong Kong into 1980s video game

Space Invader: Street artist turns Hong Kong into 1980s video game

Super Mario and Pac-Man storm the streets as anonymous French artist holds biggest solo exhibition outside Europe
Kung fu hustle: How to master martial arts in China

Kung fu hustle: How to master martial arts in China

Learning the skills to become the next Bruce Lee can be tough. Finding the right place to learn them can be tougher
10 things Singapore does better than anywhere else

10 things Singapore does better than anywhere else

Flamboyant parking spaces and the world's most striking hotel pool: What Singapore lacks in size, it makes up for in greatness
Zen on a plate: How to meditate through food

Zen on a plate: How to meditate through food

Asia's best female chef, Vicky Lau, may be responsible for one of the most calming dishes ever created
Review from a Kitty-phile: World's first Hello Kitty dim sum restaurant

Review from a Kitty-phile: World's first Hello Kitty dim sum restaurant

What happens when you merge possibly the two best things on Earth? Hello Kitty dim sum
Hangzhou: The little known Chinese cuisine everyone should try

Hangzhou: The little known Chinese cuisine everyone should try

It's yet to make the same international impact as Cantonese and Sichuanese, but Hangzhou cuisine could be the next big thing
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