ODD >> Odd Pictures

Twin bed

Two women mark today's World Sleep Day with a livestreamed 'sleeping event' at a tea plantation in Lishui, Zhejiang Province on Tuesday. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/3/20 18:33:40

Panda pack

Three dogs groomed to resemble pandas are walked in Chengdu on Tuesday. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/3/20 18:33:39

Splash mountain

Participants in a 'naked ski fest' make a splash at a resort in Jilin Province on Sunday. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/3/19 19:33:40

Talent scouts

Teachers at the Central Academy of Fine Arts review sketches on Monday that were completed during the school's entrance exam. More than 78,000 students applied for 1,621 spots in the academy's arts programs. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/3/19 19:33:39

Check the rhyme

A child in Zhenjiang, Jiangsu Province on Sunday shows his two bookmarks with children's folk rhymes written on them to mark the upcoming World Children's Song Day on Wednesday. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/3/18 19:13:40

High ox-tane racing

A villager in Rizhao, Shandong Province and his ox take part in a plowing competition on Wednesday. The event was in part held to mark Dragon Heads-raising Day, or the second day of the second lunar month. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/3/18 19:13:39

Weird science

Primary school students react as they watch a science video through VR glasses during class in Jishou, Hunan Province on Wednesday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/3/15 18:23:41

New hill in town

A 3-meter hill that suddenly sprung up in a vegetable field in Jieyang, Guangdong Province on Saturday was the result of forces from piles of heavy building materials at a nearby construction site, media reported. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/3/15 18:23:40

Say it with stickers

Pictured is a car covered with “no parking” stickers in a Shenzhen neighborhood on Wednesday. Residents covered the vehicle with stickers after the owner left it parked near a block entrance for months. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/3/14 19:43:41

What's new, pussycat?

A mother and child play with two cats at a cat-themed restaurant in Beijing on Monday. The restaurant has a separate section where customers can dine as the cats roam around freely. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/3/14 19:43:41

On the hunt

A woman covers her head while looking at job postings in Datang village, Guangzhou. Factories in Guangzhou have been struggling recently to attract workers as labor prices rise, media reported on Tuesday. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/3/13 19:13:40

Light of hope

Villagers in Fengxiang, Shaanxi Province hold a folk lantern parade on Monday night to receive blessings for an abundant year ahead. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/3/13 19:13:39

Spread those wings

A young man readies to release a rescued goshawk during an event held by Shenyang's forestry bureau on Sunday. A vulture, three goshawks and a crow that had been rescued by local aid stations were also released at the event. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/3/12 19:23:40

Sweet moves

Ma Rongjun, a candy maker in Sanhe county, Anhui Province, swings malt sugar into a rope shape on Monday. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/3/12 19:23:40

Peak tourism

Visitors dressed in traditional costumes take photos on a glass bridge on Batai Mountain, Sichuan Province on Saturday. The bridge, installed about 186 meters above the ground, is 198 meters long and 2.5 meters wide. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/3/11 18:58:39

Dressed for the occasion

Cosplayers gather at a comic and gaming convention in Shenyang, Liaoning Province on Sunday. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/3/11 18:58:39


A Chinese woman takes a selife with Diam, a 24-year-old Russian model, at a shopping mall in Taiyuan, Shanxi Province on Thursday. Diam works as a “boyfriend for hire” to accompany women while they shop at the mall. He stands to earn over 10,000 yuan ($1,600) a day. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/3/8 19:08:39

Passing on knowledge

Four traditional Chinese medicine doctors accept five apprentices during a ceremony in Taiyuan, Shanxi Province on March 3. The new apprentices vowed to be diligent and commit to traditional Chinese medicine, media reported on Thursday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/3/8 19:03:40