"In the past I could only give lessons to 500 or 600 students, even in an auditorium, with many students sitting on the floor," Ye Lang, a professor with Peking University, told the People's Daily. "Now 160,000 students from over 600 universities take my course online, which is hard to imagine in a real classroom."
Shi Wen, chief designer of the Caihong, or Rainbow, series at the China Academy of Aerospace Aerodynamics in Beijing, said it is widely believed among engineers at the academy that civilian users will buy more unmanned aircraft than will the military.
"Skilled workers should be duly remunerated and held in high esteem by the general public," he said.
Many civilians and prisoners of war from China, the Soviet Union, the Korean Peninsula and Mongolia perished at the hands of Japanese scientists. Some of them were children.
Central Edinburgh-based CODE Pod Hostel has become the affordable accommodation of choice for design-conscious travelers from the Chinese mainland, Hong Kong and South Korea, who are drawn to Scotland's capital city in increasing numbers.
Scotland's capital city attracts 83 percent of the country's total Chinese visitors market, a massive share. The value of this tourism was 26.5 million pounds ($36 million) in 2015 and represented 79 percent of Chinese visitor expenditures in Scotland overall, according to the 2016 Facts and Figures report by the tourism action group.