Babysitting birds

2012-03-13 15:16:14

A village near Dalian has become a home away from home for a flock of rare Oriental White Storks.

Shaanxi Guanzhong Folk Art Museum

2012-03-13 13:08:36

Shannxi Guanzhong Folk Art Museum in Shaanxi province houses an army of horse-hitching posts.

Shaolin Kung Fu in Stanford

2012-03-11 09:40:50

Shaolin Kung Fu masters teach Shaolin Kung Fu at Stanford University in California, the United States on March 9, 2012.

Opening the doors to great content

2012-03-09 10:37:15

Chinese cities often have place names in common. In many cities, you can find a "Drum Tower", "People's Park" or "Sun Yat-sen Road".

A tradition that is carved in stone

2012-03-09 10:36:46

Stone carving and collecting is a centuries-old tradition in China.

Finding Genghis Khan's Wall

2012-03-08 13:38:42

Beijing-based Briton William Lindesay led an expedition into Mongolia's Gobi Desert in search of 'The Wall of Genghis Khan' to make one of the greatest discoveries of his 25-year-long exploration and research career at the Wall.

The Great Wall, but not of China

2012-03-08 13:37:05

Finding a Mongolian section of the Genghis Khan Wall made of many saksaul branches presented an unexpected opportunity.

Old-school class

2012-03-06 16:10:40

A traditional private women's college keeps alive ancient ways of learning.

Crossing the bridge

2012-03-02 13:12:08

The original musical by director Wang Xiaoying, known as I am Waiting for You to Return, is a mixed modern version of The Legend of White Snake and a modern story of love across the Taiwan Straits.

Spiritual heritage preserved

2012-03-02 13:10:43

Since late January, hundreds of cultural heritage preservationists have been working in southern Beijing on a batch of vintage woodblocks inscribed with the Qianlong Great Buddhist Canon.

Cultural protection has no borders

2012-03-01 11:01:22

China is working to safeguard not only its own intangible cultural heritage but also that of the Asia-Pacific region.

Staking a post in history you can hitch your own horse to

2012-03-01 09:59:49

Shaanxi's provincial capital Xi'an has been the capital of 13 dynasties and fascinates today's tourists with Qin Shihuang's underground legion of Terracotta Warriors and horses.