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S1 E1: Panda-Monium!

Panda-Monium!

Martin visits the adorable giant pandas at the Research compound in Chengdu and helps with the feeding. Fascinated by all the bamboo surrounding Martin attended a bamboo banquet at a bamboo-themed restaurant, where he learns how to harvest young bamboo. He follows the bamboo theme and visits with artists who use bamboo as an artistic medium.

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  • 2020-02-09T02:00:00-08:00
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  • 2020-02-11T08:00:00-08:00
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Panda-Monium!

Martin visits the adorable giant pandas at the Research compound in Chengdu and helps with the feeding. Fascinated by all the bamboo surrounding Martin attended a bamboo banquet at a bamboo-themed restaurant, where he learns how to harvest young bamboo. He follows the bamboo theme and visits with artists who use bamboo as an artistic medium.

  • 2020-02-09T02:00:00-08:00
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  • 2020-02-11T08:00:00-08:00
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  • 2020-02-11T16:00:00-08:00
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  • 2020-02-13T08:00:00-08:00
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  • 2020-02-13T16:00:00-08:00
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Tomorrow's Chengdu

Martin explores the new township of Tianfu, a model city in development that will be the model of future cities in China. As high tech industry is a main draw in Tianfu, Martin visits some of these new software developers, and a Mao Chai restaurant, the popular choice for lunch among many new tech workers. That evening Martin samples the molecular gastronomy of chef Huang atop a Chengdu high rise. He rides off in one of the city's popular 'shared' bikes.

  • 2020-02-16T02:00:00-08:00
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  • 2020-02-18T08:00:00-08:00
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  • 2020-02-18T16:00:00-08:00
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  • 2020-02-20T08:00:00-08:00
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  • 2020-02-20T16:00:00-08:00
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Hot Pot, Anyone?

Hot pot is almost a religion in Chengdu. On this episode, Martin explores several of Chengdu's estimated 30,000 hot pot restaurants. He show cases them by their unique features and themes. He also goes into the street and asks the general public how they truly feel about hot pots.

  • 2020-02-23T02:00:00-08:00
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  • 2020-02-25T08:00:00-08:00
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  • 2020-02-25T16:00:00-08:00
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