Latest Jimmy Wang Stories

2008-09-14 15:00:14

A Rhode Island-based organization has awarded a New York Times team $75,000 for its reporting on pollution in China. The Grantham Prize is administered by the University of Rhode Island's Metcalf Institute for Marine and Environmental Reporting.

2008-09-08 06:00:05

By JIMMY WANG CLAD in knee-high leather boots, spandex shorts and a sports bra, Xiao Yan struck a pose two feet off the ground, her head glistening with sweat and her arms straining as she suspended herself from a vertical pole. "Keeping your grip is the hardest part," she said.

2008-06-24 15:02:34

A series on the pollution and devastating environmental impact of China's development wins the 2008 Grantham Prize for Excellence in Reporting on the Environment.

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