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Swans take family swim at Summer Palace

Newly-born black swanlings swim along with their parents at the Summer Palace in Beijing on November 27.
Source: | 2017/11/28 16:01:39

A dip below zero

Winter swimming enthusiasts dive into a section of the Songhuajiang River freed from its thick ice in the early morning on November 27, 2017.
Source: | 2017/11/28 15:14:37

Artist endeavors to carve 500 Buddhist images in 500,000-yuan ebony trunk

Wood sculptor Long Conghai carves a Buddhist image from an ebony tree in Guilin, Southwest China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. When finished, his piece will include a total 500 arhats ...
Source: | 2017/11/27 19:01:32

14th Mongolian clothing contest takes stage in North China

The 14th Mongolian clothing contest kicked off in Hohhot, North China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region on Monday. The event has drawn 149 domestic and foreign teams displaying ethnic Mongolian costume, ...
Source: | 2017/11/27 18:57:50

Giant wicker animal statues on display in Shandong Province

A series of animals weaved from wicker are showcased at a wicker product fair in Linshu, East China's Shandong Province on November 26, 2017. The fair also included a variety ...
Source: | 2017/11/27 17:19:06

Artist gives ancient Chinese art of dough modeling a modern twist

Dating back more than 2,000 years, the Chinese art of dough modeling continues to take shape in interesting new ways. Liu Lijuan, an art teacher in Ankang, Shaanxi Province, innovates ...
Source: | 2017/11/27 16:56:07

Highlights of FIS Snowboard Big Air World Cup in Beijing

Athletes compete in the FIS Snowboard Big Air World Cup on Saturday at the Workers' Stadium in Beijing. Reigning world champion Mark McMorris of Canada won the men's race while ...
Source: | 2017/11/26 13:30:21

Squirrels are crazy about doing laundry

Swedish photographer Geert Weggen's latest squirrel series will have you hoping these cute little guys wash human-sized clothes, too.
Source: | 2017/11/24 15:54:24

Stunning Meiling Palace looks like jewelry from above

With the arrival of late autumn, Nanjing's Meiling Palace, capped with green glazed tiles centered by yellow sycamore trees, looks like a stunning gem necklace.
Source: VCG | 2017/11/24 15:42:53

Dazzling Christmas tree erected at Windsor Castle

Windsor Castle staff put the finishing touches to a fir dripping with gold decorations.The incredible tree is covered in sparkling gold tinsel, twinkling white fairy lights and huge velvet bows. ...
Source: | 2017/11/24 11:58:28

Charming ceremony volunteers prepare for 4th WIC held in Wuzhen

A total of 70 volunteers from Zhejiang University of Media and Communications prepared for the fourth World Internet Conference (WIC) in Wuzhen, East China's Zhejiang Province on November 21, 2017. ...
Source: | 2017/11/23 18:21:19

Volunteers help residents with haircuts, Thanksgiving meals in Washington DC

Hundreds of volunteers in Washington DC served meals and gave haircuts and manicures to district residents during the 18th annual “Feast of Sharing” on November 22. Organized by charity Salvation ...
Source: | 2017/11/23 15:21:10

Animals get their annual checkups at Qingdao Forest Wildlife World

Before the winter chills set in, veterinarians visited Qingdao Forest Wildlife World to give the animals their health checks on November 21, 2017. Checks for Siberian tigers included a dental ...
Source: | 2017/11/22 19:01:43

China's largest photovoltaic charging station opens in Shanghai

The Fudian New Energy Photovoltaic Charging Station recently opened in Shanghai. The largest of its kind in China, the spaceship-like station is capable of charging up to 400 vehicles a ...
Source: | 2017/11/22 18:59:02

Thousands of cranes collect during stunning sunrise in Israel

A flock of cranes fly over a lake in Hula Valley, Israel. The bright rising sunlight reflects on the still lake and creates beautiful silhouettes of the flying birds.
Source: | 2017/11/22 17:47:41

Young students take the stage during traditional Chinese opera course in Hubei

Students in Enshi, Central China's Hubei Province take part in a month-long course on traditional Chinese operas on November 18, 2017.
Source: | 2017/11/21 17:47:59

Beautiful scenes of frozen Beijing

Residents of Beijing's Changyucheng woke to beautiful icy scenes after temperatures dropped to – 10℃ overnight in the city's Changping district on November 18, 2017.
Source: | 2017/11/21 17:45:45

Photos: Recess is far from free play for these Chinese students

From calisthenics to eye exercises, group exercises during recess have been a regular part of Chinese school curriculums. But in recent years, schools have been replacing sit-ups and knee bends ...
Source: | 2017/11/21 17:42:19