Bending over backward for Kungfu

2011-04-29 11:12:27

Body Shrinking Kungfu is one of the weirdest martial arts, with which a man can narrow the gap among bones as if they had been shrunk.

Most suitable umbrella for hailstones

2011-04-28 13:55:35

A woman puts a pressure cooker over her head as a sudden hailstorm hits Hangzhou, East China’s Zhejiang province, April 27, 2011. One netizen called it the most suitable umbrella for this weather.

'Angry Birds' find a cousin in ancient China

2011-04-27 15:18:14

Over-night fame of celebrity personators now enters the Web age. An obscure Chinese antique is now an Internet sensation, simply because of its stunning resemblance to the Angry Birds.

Chinese couple hold 'royal wedding' with horses

2011-04-27 13:49:07

A Chinese couple have tied the knot with a procession inspired by the British royal wedding, donning ceremonial garb and riding in a horse-drawn carriage flanked by guards in scarlet uniforms.

Migratory birds on the move

2011-04-26 14:30:29

Flocks of birds fly over the Yalujiang Estuary Nature Reserve in Dandong, Northeast China's Liaoning province, April 25, 2011. Bird lovers found about 140,000 birds from 36 species in the reserve as they migrate to habitats in Siberia and Alaska to breed and raise their young. [Photo/CFP]

Whose egg will not break?

2011-04-25 12:18:36

Students at Wuhan University of Technology conduct an egg-dropping experiment from the 17th floor as they try to prevent the eggs from breaking with cases made of toothpicks, on April 23, 2011.

Tea farmer finds orphaned bear cubs

2011-04-24 13:23:27

A farmer in southern China found twin black bear cubs while out picking tea leaves. He was planning to raise them until they were big enough to fend for themselves until an animal welfare group stepped in.

A transformer of Chinese character

2011-04-21 16:23:24

A transformer model featuring legendary Chinese general Guan Yu towers up on a street in downtown Shenyang, Northeast China's Liaoning province.

Man in his late 20s keeps growing

2011-04-21 09:36:25

Although a 29-year-old man in Chongqing municipality is already 2.24 meters tall, which is two centimeters shorter than the famous Chinese basketball player Yao Ming, he is still growing.

'Ghost money' pays actually

2011-04-21 09:36:25

When someone burns "ghost money" as a gift to his ancestors, others make real money.

Man finds treatment for bad cold worse than disease

2011-04-20 08:53:42

A 54-year-old man was diagnosed with acute renal failure after taking five kinds of cold medicine recently in Qingdao, Shandong province.

Tree survives lighting and fire

2011-04-19 16:15:53

A 300-year-old camphor tree is seen at Lingjiao village in Wuyuan, East China's Jiangxi province. The tree was hit by lighting and its trunk was burned out, but it's still standing there with green leaves.