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A small family of snub-nosed monkeys. (Xi Zhinong)

Photos: The Mysterious Chinese Monkey That's 'as Endangered as the Panda'

A new documentary focuses on a rare species of snub-nosed monkey from the secluded mountain forests of Southern China that until recently was barely known to the outside world. more
Former U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu discusses China and clean energy with Orville Schell and Geoffrey Cowan in San Francisco on March 4, 2015. (Asia Society)

Video: Steven Chu Says Being a US Government Scientist Made Him 'the Jackie Robinson of Nerds'

Onstage in San Francisco, the former U.S. Secretary of Energy explains how, in certain respects, China utilizes clean energy better than the United States does. more

Steven Chu: The Politics of Clean Energy in China and the US

The former U.S. Secretary of Energy and Nobel laureate discusses how systematic differences between China and the U.S. influence action on clean energy. more

Expert Panel Discusses Role of Subnational Partnerships on Clean Energy and Climate Change (Complete)

Four representatives from organizations with active programs working with China and the United States discuss clean energy and climate change. more

Energy Leaders on California and China's Common Clean Energy Interests (Complete)

The former U.S. Secretary of Energy and leaders of the Air Resources Board, the California Energy Commission, and The Rhodium Group discuss California and China's common interests in clean energy and addressing climate change. more

Steven Chu Discusses Clean Energy Development by China and California (Complete)

Former U.S. secretary of energy and Nobel laureate discusses how systematic differences between China and the U.S. influence action on climate change. more

Governor Jerry Brown: California Can Show China That Clean Energy 'Makes Good Economic Sense'

California Governor Jerry Brown outlines how his state is taking a leading role in tackling climate change and setting a model for China to follow. more
California Governor Jerry Brown gives opening remarks to kickoff ASNC's CA-Climate Change event

California's State of Mind on Climate Change

CA Governor Jerry Brown touts the state's leadership on climate at launch of new Asia Society report more
Snub-nosed monkey. (Xi Zhinong)

Mystery Monkeys of Shangri-La

China's leading wildlife photographer Xi Zhinong joins this special film screening and director Q&A, co-presented with PBS Nature. The film is narrated by actor BD Wong. more
A screen grab from Jia Zhangke's recent short film 'Smog Journeys.'

In Images and Video, Visualizing China's Environmental Crisis

In a chilling new short film, Chinese director Jia Zhangke illustrates the subtle effects of China's air pollution on everyday life. Here are five other attempts to visualize China’s dire environmental crisis. more