Post Tagged with: "Tibetan Plateau"

New discovery pushes back Tibet’s human history to up to 40,000 years ago

December 2, 2018 8:43 am0 comments
New discovery pushes back Tibet’s human history to up to 40,000 years ago

(TibetanReview.net, Dec01, 2018) – Humans had lived on the Tibetan Plateau as much as 40,000 years ago, whereas previous studies suggested that this had happened at most 15,000 years ago, reported China’s official chinadaily.com.cn Nov 30, citing a research team led by the Chinese Academy of Sciences. Their finding, published […]

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Prominent scientists dismiss China’s costly artificial Tibet rainfall project as delusional

November 30, 2018 12:25 am0 comments
Prominent scientists dismiss China’s costly artificial Tibet rainfall project as delusional

  (TibetanReview.net, Nov29, 2018) – Prominent Chinese scientists have dismissed as unfeasible and “delusional” their government’s ambitious project to artificially increase rainfall on the Tibetan Plateau to boost water supply for China, reported caixinglobal.com Nov 27. The plateau region is home to the headwaters of major Asian rivers that include […]

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China calls Tibetan Plateau one of cleanest on earth in new white paper

July 20, 2018 10:43 pm0 comments
China calls Tibetan Plateau one of cleanest on earth in new white paper

(TibetanReview.net, Jul19, 2018) – China has on Jul 18 published a white paper on what it calls ecological progress on the Tibetan Plateau region, saying it is still one of the cleanest on earth amid growing ecological awareness in the region. The exile Tibetan establishment, on the other hand, routinely […]

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Citing threat from India, China Stations 3.5 Gen Fighter Jets in Tibet

February 21, 2018 11:46 pm0 comments
Citing threat from India, China Stations 3.5 Gen Fighter Jets in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Feb22, 2018) – Citing the need to confront threat from India, China said Feb 20 that it was upgrading its Western Theater Command, with its official military website posting four high resolution images of military aircraft involved in military training activities over the Tibetan plateau. The pictures posted on […]

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