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Flowers form Starry Night replica
Flowers form Starry Night replica
Aerial photo of Phoenix Flower Field with multi-colored plants in Sanya, South China’s Hainan province, Feb. 26, 2015. The 160-hectare flower field, inspired by Vincent van Gog’s famous painting Starry Night, attracted hordes of tourists during the Spring Festival holiday.
22 dead, 38 injured as bus overturns in Xinjiang
22 dead, 38 injured as bus overturns in Xinjiang
A long-distance bus overturned on an expressway in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region late Tuesday night, killing 22 people and injuring 38 others, local authorities confirmed Wednesday.
'Love birds' nestle at grand canyon
'Love birds' nestle at grand canyon
In traditional Chinese culture, Mandarin ducks, called Yuanyang, are believed to be lifelong couples and hence regarded as a symbol of conjugal affection and fidelity.
Chinese soldiers on the frontier
Chinese soldiers on the frontier
Soldiers patrol along the reed marshes in Manzhouli, north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region.
Ice-coated guardrails stretch along coast in E China city
Ice-coated guardrails stretch along coast in E China city
Guardrails are frozen at a beach in Yantai, East China’s Shandong province, Feb 9, 2015.
Suarez receives Golden Boot trophy
Suarez receives Golden Boot trophy
Barcelona's Luis Suarez poses with the Golden Boot trophy in Barcelona, Spain, Oct. 15, 2014. Suarez shared the trophy with Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo with a tally of 31 goals in Europe's domestic leagues last season.
11th harvest year expected in NE China
11th harvest year expected in NE China
Farmer Zheng Chunfang shows her newly-picked corns in Shijia Village of Yushu City, northeast China's Jilin Province, Oct. 15, 2014.
N. China province suffers worst drought in 63 years
N. China province suffers worst drought in 63 years
North China's Liaoning Province is suffering the harshest drought in 63 years, and things could get worse.Since July, the province has received the least precipitation since meteorological records began in 1951.
Kid's fruit feast signals autumn
Kid's fruit feast signals autumn
 Eating watermelon honors an age-old folk tradition of embracing Start of Autumn (Liqiu), one of the 24 traditional Chinese solar terms .
Stockholm Pride Week 2014 kicks off in Swenden
Stockholm Pride Week 2014 kicks off in Swenden
Stockholm Pride Week 2014 began with a huge celebration at a Sports Center in the capital city of Sweden on Wednesday.
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Fresh appeal to Peking OperaFresh appeal to Peking Opera Faced with a declining audience for Peking Opera, an heir to the theater leads a movement to give it a more contemporary feel.
A whole new ball gameA whole new ball game As a game that has already been popular in the West, footballgolf is only in its infancy in China, but there are reasons to believe that it will become a hit in the future.
Young woman with brain tumor devoted to charitiesYoung woman with brain tumor devoted to charities Zi Rong had grown into a capable woman who built a successful career and led a moderately comfortable life with a car and an apartment in Beijing in 2003.
People practise in open yoga class in Jakarta, Indonesia People practise in open yoga class in Jakarta, Indonesia People practise in an open yoga class at Taman Suropati garden in Jakarta, Indonesia, Oct. 4, 2014.
Liu Kefeng, an expert in turning waste into wealthLiu Kefeng, an expert in turning waste into wealth Liu Kefeng is a professor at Beijing Agricultural College who has dedicated himself to transforming animal droppings into useful fertilizer .
Authentic Beijingers Authentic Beijingers Old photos are the solidification of history. China has achieved a lot since reform and opening up were implemented 35 years ago.
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  Men are not to be measured by inches.

  人的伟大不在于身材的高低。

  Many a little makes a mickle.

  积少成多。

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