Photos show young, rebellious China

Written by Marlen Komar, CNN For Chinese photographer Luo Yang, girlhood has a multitude of meanings. But rather than relying on the type of saccharine depictions often used in China to depict young women — gentle, delicate, and overly feminine — Luo’s ongoing project “Girls” features edgy and alternative subjects Continue Reading

16 of the world’s best coastlines

(CNN) — Coastlines are one of the most alluring of our planet’s geographical features. The clash of land and water is often mesmerizing, as are the plants, animals and human activities that flourish along a shore. In classic novella “Heart of Darkness,” seafaring author Joseph Conrad wrote that all coasts Continue Reading