Monthly Archives: December 2013

  • Gender preference affecting China’s population

    In recent years China has been facing gender disparity in its 1.6 billion (or more) population. According to official statistics, there were 108 males for every 100 females in the 1980s and this number increased to 120 males in 2000. The cause for this  might have been not only the one-child-policy (enforced by the Chinese […]

  • Movie Review: The Thirteenth Floor

    French philosopher Rene Descartes once made a statement that could prove our own existence, “I think therefore I am”. However, how many people can be confident in their own existence? This issue has been controversial for many years in human history, and The Thirteenth Floor demonstrates the worst scenario that we can imagine.     […]