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Dr Leroy Chiao: Work Like an Astronaut

Dr Leroy Chiao

Dr Leroy Chiao, former American-Chinese NASA astronaut and International Space Station commander shared insights on how to boost your own productivity by working like an astronaut at his recent presentation at the Chicago Ideas Week. Dr Leroy Chiao 焦立中 worked at NASA for 15 years before he left the agency in 2005.  A veteran of four […]

DaShan Stand-up Comedy in Chinese

Chinese standup comedian DaShan performed at the Sky Cat Laughs Festival in Kilkenny, Ireland, in May 2014. Watch his video below… My routines aren’t normally this raw, but where you draw the line on “appropriate” language depends on the venue and the audience. When you’re performing at a pub in Ireland, it’s only natural to […]