features

Breakout
Popular Science (cover package; not yet online)
The quest to prevent superintelligent AI from destroying us.

Inside China's Vast New Experiment in Social Ranking
WIRED (cover story)
American invented the three-digit credit score. Now companies in China are taking the idea to the extreme.

The Decline in Cyberattacks: The Story Behind the Numbers
Technology Review
Why has commercial cyber espionage from China declined?

Can Predictive Policing Prevent Crime Before It Happens?
Science 
Do the algorithms used to predict crime actually work? Inside one department's forecasting experiment. 

A Tale of Two Worlds
Scientific American (cover package)
A preview of what global population could look like in the year 2050.

Not Guilty As Charged
Science
Several recent trade secret theft cases against Chinese-American scientists have unraveled. 

Some True Information is Impossible to Censor
Matter
On the ground with the Umbrella Revolution at the Hong Kong pro-democracy protests.


other articles

Gene-Edited Babies and Informed Consent
Slate
A researcher’s claim to have genetically edited babies confirms some people’s worst fears.

The Cyber Threat Reconsidered
The Wall Street Journal
A review of John Carlin’s Dawn of the Code War.

America’s Heartland Will Suffer in the Trade War
The Atlantic
How farmers in Iowa stand to be hit by the U.S.-China trade spat.

The Chinese Growth Charade
The Wall Street Journal
A review of Dinny McMahon's China's Great Wall of Debt

Analysis of China's One-Child Policy Sparks Uproar
Science
A controversial paper on the one-child policy is roiling demography. 

Hours of Silence and Hard Work
The Wall Street Journal
A review of Christine Toomey's In Search of Buddha's Daughters.

From Too Many People to Too Few
The Wall Street Journal
A review of Mei Fong's One Child.

Val Wang's 'Beijing Bastard,' and More
The New York Times
A roundup of recent China-related books.

China Rethinks the Death Penalty
The New York Times (op-ed page)
China is returning to its roots in curbing capital punishment.

Behind the Bamboo Curtain
The Wall Street Journal
A review of Peter Hessler's Strange Stones: Dispatches from East and West.

Enter the Dragons
The Atlantic
Giving birth in the year of the dragon.