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Celebrity beach bodies

Pictured is a sand sculpture of characters from the animated film Minions in Rizhao, East China's Shandong Province. The scuplture was one of a series on the beach featuring cartoon characters.
Source: IC | 2018/7/24 19:27:23

Cartoonish crops

Farmers in East China's Anhui Province grow rice in the image of cartoon character Peppa Pig. After outlining the design in the field in May, farmers plant rice of different varieties to get the different colors. As the rice grows, so does the image.
Source: IC | 2018/7/23 20:18:39

Plastic attack

People view a sculpture of a shark made from plastic bottles at Rizhao Ocean Park, East China's Shandong Province on Saturday. The creators of the 9-meter-long plastic sculpture aim to draw attention to plastic pollution in the world's oceans. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/7/22 20:08:45

Alcohol achievements

Contestants chug and sip beer from fish bowls during a contest in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province on Saturday. The winner, surnamed Wang of Henan Province, finished the bowl in around 10 minutes. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/7/22 20:08:45

Fawning over you

Two young sika deer lie next to each other in a wild animal reserve in Moritzburg, Germany on Tuesday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/7/19 20:08:40

Ballet road show

Ballet dancers pose at a city parade event for the Asia debut of the Alice in Wonderland ballet performance in Hong Kong on Wednesday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/7/19 20:08:39

Wheel helpful

A woman parks a shared wheelchair at a dock outside Peking Union Medical College Hospital on Wednesday. Jianzubao, the shared wheelchair service operator, has installed 15 docks outside the hospital, one of China's busiest, as part of a pilot program. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/7/18 20:23:39

Join the bark side

A dog is dressed as Darth Vader for a costume contest at the 6th Annual PAWmicon Convention hosted by the Helen Woodward Animal Center and Hazard Center in San Diego, US on Sunday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/7/18 20:18:39

Kidding around

Baby goats and yogis participate in a goat yoga class held by Hello Critter at Golden Road Brewing in Glendale, California, US on Monday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/7/17 20:10:06

Gothic romance

Two people in costume attend gothic rock fest Castle Party in Bolkow, Poland on Saturday. Now in its 25th year, the festival bills itself as the “largest dark independent festival in Central Europe.” Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/7/16 20:18:39

After-swim shower

A man enjoys a shower in the sun on Sunday after taking a swim in Tianjin. Sunday marked the beginning of a nationwide swimming fitness week launched by the General Administration of Sports of China. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/7/16 20:13:40

Greasy grapplers

Wrestlers, or pehlivans in Turkish, grapple during the traditional Kirkpinar Oil Wrestling Festival in Edirne, Turkey, on Saturday. Every year since 1640, Turkey's best male wrestlers gather for the national championships on a grassy field near the Ottoman capital city of Edirne. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/7/15 17:28:40

Summertime splash

A girl enjoys a water slide at a water park in Tokyo, Japan on Saturday. Temperatures hit 36.5 C in parts of Tokyo, marking the highest temperature of the year, more than seven degrees higher than average. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/7/15 17:28:39

Oh, deer

A deer rests in the Palace of Compassion and Tranquility, also known as Cining Palace, in the Palace Museum, Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/7/12 20:33:42

Birthday bamboo

Ida Bao enjoys a 'birthday cake' made from bamboo and flowers prepared by her keepers on Thursday at Everland, Yongin, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea. She turns five today. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/7/12 20:33:41

Feathered friends

Two egrets are seen on the Xin'an River, Huangshan, East China's Anhui Province. They are Class II protected animals in China. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/7/11 18:48:41

Filthy royals

Molly Kofahl, 4 (left), and Charles Daviskiba, 3, pose after being crowned Mud Day Queen and King during Mud Day at the Nankin Mills Park in Westland, Michigan, US on Tuesday. The event marked the 31st year Wayne County Parks has hosted the event. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/7/11 18:48:41

He's got backbone

A doctor holds 3D-printed vertebrae used for thoracic spine surgery at First Hospital of Qinhuangdao, North China's Hebei Province on Thursday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/7/10 20:08:47