• Highest weather station set up on Qomolangma

    Chinese researchers reached the top of Qomolangma on Wednesday and they installed the world's highest automatic weather station at an altitude of 8,800 meters to study the effects of climate change on the environment of the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau.

  • Singer Liu scores smash hit with workout videos

    Chinese singer Liu Genghong's online fitness videos have proved a huge hit with people exercising at home.

  • 24 Solar Terms: 5 things you may not know about the Start of Summer

    According to Chinese traditional medicine, Start of Summer is a key time to moisten the heart. When the weather grows hotter dampness and heat can affect human health. Food rich in vitamins and cool in nature is highly recommended.

  • Youth League marks centenary year

    Ahead of National Youth Day, which fell on Wednesday, groups of students visited a key site in downtown Beijing to commemorate a patriotic mass student movement formed a century ago.

  • Photo story: A dancer of Uygur ethnic group in Xinjiang

    Recently, a dance drama based on the story of Zhang Qian, a royal envoy of the Western Han Dynasty (202 BC-25 AD) who traveled to the Western regions over 2,000 years ago and eventually led to the opening of the Silk Road, was put on stage in Urumqi.

  • Climate change pushing planting zones to north

    Climate change has caused some planting zones to move to the north as the amount of heat, which plays a pivotal role during the maturation process of farm crops, has increased over the past few decades and affected goods like apples...

  • Efforts in recycling of plastic waste paying off

    China's efforts in recycling plastic waste have made a significant contribution to the battle against climate change, reducing crude oil consumption and preventing millions of metric tons in carbon emissions, according to a report.

  • Unmanned delivery vehicles used in Shanghai to distribute supplies to residents

    A resident collects goods from an unmanned delivery vehicle in a community of Jiading District, east China's Shanghai, April 25, 2022.