Sun Qiannan, a 16-year-old student, has just experienced the convenience of borrowing three books from a 24-hour unmanned bookstore in north China's Xiongan New Area.
Three years ago, Zhao Bo and his wife received their PhD degrees in geology. But in a move that surprised many, the couple gave up promising careers in academia to work in remote areas in China's northwestern region. The husband calls it a tribute to professionalism.
The HPV vaccine is the world's first aimed at preventing cancer. Multiple valent vaccines are prepared from two or more strains of the same microorganism.
Jinan City in East China's Shandong Province has become the latest to declare war against bad manners in public spaces, battling against behavior such as cutting in line, rolling up shirts in the hot summer to reveal bellies and spitting.
Getting up late in morning, Xu Ge rushed to the bus station. Though she tapped her transit card several times, the display still didn't show the cash balance as usual.
Cao Ying got into bed for the fifth time in the same night after drinking a whole bottle of "sleep water" she bought online in an attempt to regulate her sleep patterns. She put on her headphones and turned on a white noise app to help relax, only to find her brain focusing on the day's events.
As Shanghai starts mandatory garbage sorting on Monday, games and toys that explore fun ways to spread garbage sorting knowhow are gaining popularity among young people.
Mewlan Turaq, owner of a boutique in Kashgar, Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, attends to a customer as he discusses the clothing and tailoring of ethnic costumes with his mother, Aygul Khasim.
Sun Jifa draws an outline for a steel prosthetic arm at his workshop in Yongji county, Jilin province.With more disabled people around the country coming to his workshop to have prosthetic arms fitted on them, Sun built a two-story building to provide them free accommodation.
The 15-year-old junior player is training in Argentina－home of global soccer prodigy Lionel Messi－hoping to absorb some of the nation's knack for the game.
If possible, Fan Zhenxi, 57, hopes to work as the Party secretary of Zhoutaizi Village for his whole life.
When summer comes, the Fujin National Wetland Park in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province becomes a paradise for wild birds.
Wu Haoyu makes a lacquerwork on a ceramic sculpture in Qingdao, East China's Shandong province, on June 23, 2019.Wu Haoyu, surrounded by his lacquerworks, makes a lacquer piece on a ceramic sculpture in Qingdao, East China's Shandong province, on June 23, 2019. [Photo/VCG]
When the devastating Wenchuan earthquake struck in May 2008, leaving more than 80,000 dead or missing, Wang was carrying out his post-doctoral research in theoretical physics at the Austrian Academy of Sciences.
"I called my father on the phone all the time, and every time when I asked where he stayed, he said he was sleeping on the road," said Wang Junfeng, Wang Yuming's oldest son."He just wanted to see if he could find my mother among the homeless," Wang Junfeng said.
People work out in an unstaffed gym in a converted shipping container in Chengdu, Sichuan province. Users pay for the 24-hour facilities by scanning a QR code with their phones.
Mbelwa Kairuki, Tanzania's ambassador to China, hailed great changes underway in the African country thanks to China's Belt and Road initiative.
In the Hushan tourist attraction in the city of Dandong, Ms. Liu strikes a pose and takes a selfie.
People walk across a bridge in the man-made woods in Makit county, Kashgar, Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region. In 2012, the local government launched a project to convert about 66,000 hectares of desert on the county outskirts into woods.
By 1966, more than 3,000 Chinese rose varieties had been planted in the Temple of Heaven park. Chinese roses in full bloom at the China Daily compound in Beijing.
February 4, 2022, marks the opening ceremony of 2022 Winter Olympic Games, which will be held in Beijing and Zhangjiakou City in neighboring Hebei Province. China's capital, Beijing, will become the first city to have hosted both the Summer and Winter Olympic Games.
Lhasa West Railway Station is Tibet's largest freight terminal. The station's cargo throughput reached 5.75 million metric tons last year, more than 17 times higher than in 2006.
When Zhang Xin arrived in Shanghai from the inland province of Sichuan in 2017, he went to look at the ocean.That memory prompted him to participate in a shoreline garbage monitoring and cleanup campaign on June 1 that was organized by Shanghai Rendu Ocean, an NGO that focuses on marine trash.
The artificial intelligence market in China reached $1.76 billion in 2018 and will rise to $11.9 billion by 2023, according to a report.
Visitors to some parts of the Liangshan Yi autonomous prefecture in Sichuan province, well known as a habitat of the giant panda, are often left impressed by its vast expanses of firs and spruces.
The growing number of sports enthusiasts in Zhejiang can be traced to the National Fitness Program for 2016-20, aimed at encouraging 700 million Chinese to exercise at least once a week."The sports lottery has been an important way of supporting the national fitness program in our city," said Wang Li, deputy director of Hangzhou Sports Bureau.
Zarina Akeneva, 27, remembers her first experience shopping online in 2012 when she was a student in the University of Tyumen in her home country of Russia.
"I heard groups of children passing by and shouting: 'Pandas! Pandas!' They want to see them as soon as possible," said Svetlana Akulova, director general of the Moscow Zoo.
Visitors try Chinese cuisine at "Taste of China" in Los Angeles, the United States, on May 18, 2019.Zhang explained: "Cuisine art is a big part of Chinese culture and by launching this kind of cultural exchange, we bring Chinese culture to ordinary people and that helps bring Chinese and American people closer together.
Zhang Shuxin holds a group of bells he collected at his home in Harbin, capital of Northeast China's Heilongjiang province.He spent lots of time carefully maintaining the bells and creating photo files for each one.