Bo Xilai's ouster offers clues about China's secret leadership splits

Bo Xilai’s ouster offers clues about China’s secret leadership splits

Editor’s Note: Jeffrey Wasserstrom, an associate fellow at the Asia Society, is the author of “China in the 21st Century: What Everyone Needs to Know” and co-editor of the forthcoming anthology, “Chinese Characters: Fast-Changing Lives in a Fast-Changing Land.” Story highlights Bo Xilai, once a powerful politician in China, was removed from his post in…

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An Old Master's secret ingredient? Egg yolk, new study suggests

An Old Master’s secret ingredient? Egg yolk, new study suggests

Editor’s Note: Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN  —  “Old Masters” such as Leonardo da Vinci, Sandro Botticelli and Rembrandt may have used proteins, especially egg yolk, in their oil paintings, according to a new study. Trace quantities of protein…

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