RISD President John Maeda talks about what growing up Asian American taught him about reaching across disparate disciplines.
A village girl takes her cows out for their evening milking in Bayanchandmani, Mongolia on June 3, 2013. (mfcorwin/Flickr)
Shanghai-based photographer Rob Whitworth, specializing in time-lapse photography, captures both the energy and order of Asian cities with his unique perspective.
A group of girls show off their dance skills in the Ohara Matsuri Dance Festival in Shibuya, Japan on May 19, 2013. (Masaru Minoya/Flickr)
Brandon Busteed, Executive Director of Gallup Education, says schools need to focus on knowledge construction, real-world problem-solving, collaboration, self-regulation, skilled communication, technology, and global awareness.
A group of boys challenge each other in a game of volleyball in Cambodia on June 6, 2013. (Dan Peiron/Flickr)
Two children play on a statue outside a factory in Shifosi town, the biggest jade center in the world in Henan, China on May 31, 2013. (Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)
This year's list includes eight newly minted cultural and natural heritage sites across seven Asian countries.