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Plucky craftsman helps ancient Chinese instrument resonate with new players

Wang Qingyang, 41, crafts handmade Guqin, one of China's oldest musical instruments, in his workshop in Qingdao, East China's Shandong Province. Wang, a former illustrator, left a 10-year career in ...
Source: | 2017/9/19 19:01:38

There's no horsing around on Prince's Day

Members of the Horses of the Cavalry receive training amid noise, loud music and smoke the day before Prinsjesdag (Prince's Day) on September 18, 2017 in The Hague, Netherlands. The ...
Source: | 2017/9/19 18:51:03

Football and fun in Sudan's Khartoum

High school students play football after school in Khartoum on September 17, 2017.
Source: | 2017/9/19 16:25:35

Cute canine makeovers at East China pet market

With an increase in pet ownership in China, there are more services and accessories geared for dogs than ever before. Check out these canine makeovers at a pet market in ...
Source: | 2017/9/18 16:03:35

Young yogis have a stretch on Qingdao's seaside

Three students from Qingdao Huanghai University demonstrate yoga at National Tourist Resort of Shilaoren Beach in Qingdao, East China's Shandong Province on September 16. Yoga has seen a rise in ...
Source: | 2017/9/18 14:37:37

After civil war and sanctions, Sudan's Pyramids of Meroë left largely forgotten

These stunning pictures show the Pyramids of Meroë, located on Sudan's Nile about 200 kilometers north of Khartoum. Built between 720 and 300 BC, the nearly 200 pyramids on the ...
Source: | 2017/9/18 14:29:25

To the sky from the heart

Blanix-Team, a glider aerobatics team, creates a heart in the sky during the Breitling Airshow in Sion, Switzerland on September 16, 2017.
Source: | 2017/9/17 18:07:49

Home base: Family life on a tiny military outpost

Sergeant Chai Lei guards a small camp on Taihang mountain near Zhengzhou, Central China's Henan province, where he lives with his wife, baby daughter and canine companion.
Source: | 2017/9/17 17:08:16

Wedding hits the Xi'an streets in traditional ceremony

A traditional wedding took place in Fangxin village, Xi'an, Shaanxi Province on September 16. The traditional procession, which is now rarely seen in China, involved the bridegroom riding a horse ...
Source: | 2017/9/17 16:59:45

Bear bottoms at an Alaskan beach

Photographer Stuart Clarks captures a mother bear and her two cubs enjoying a day on the beach in Lake Clark National Park, Alaska, US.
Source: | 2017/9/14 18:28:49

Photos: World's most colorful towns

World's most colorful towns.
Source: | 2017/9/14 17:41:15

Crazy cute squirrel plays golf with tiny club set

Photographer Geert Weggen set up an adorable squirrel-sized golf course in his garden in Bispgarden, Sweden, complete with rodent-sized clubs.
Source: | 2017/9/14 13:38:06

Young Chinese sculptors show their talents at invitational exhibition held in East China

An invitational exhibition of young Chinese sculptors kicked off at Suzhou Jinji Lake Art Museum, East China's Jiangsu Province on September 12. The two-week exhibition features 27 sculptures of eight ...
Source: | 2017/9/13 17:45:14

PLA recruits bid farewell to their loved ones in East China's Anhui

New recruits of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) say goodbye to their loved ones as they board a train for camp during a farewell ceremony in Fuyang, East China's Anhui ...
Source: | 2017/9/13 17:42:35

Cool overexposed night photos in Central China

Photographers use overexposure techniques to create these captivating images of sparks and light at Wenfeng tower in Baofeng county, Henan Province on September 11, 2017.
Source: | 2017/9/13 17:17:49

Lifelike stone paintings in Zhejiang village

A lifelike stone painting of a peacock spreading its plumes is displayed in Xiawu village of Jinhua, Zhejiang Province on September 13, 2017. The village is home to many animal-themed ...
Source: | 2017/9/13 16:18:36

Where mirror-like water meets golden sky

Fishermen use bamboo poles and nets to fish the shallow waters off the coast of Bac Lieu, a small province in Vietnam.
Source: | 2017/9/13 15:15:28

Chefs cook up medicinal food creations at competition held in East China

The first “Hua Tuo Cup” medicinal food cooking contest kicked off in Bozhou, East China's Anhui Province on September 12, 2017. The contest featured amateur and professional chefs from 15 ...
Source: | 2017/9/12 17:33:26