Three centenarian survivors of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre testified in court during a U.S. congressional hearing on Wednesday, suing the city of Tulsa. It has been a hundred years since a violent white mob swept the city’s "Black Wall Street," "killing hundreds of African Americans," according to The Guardian.
The Checklist of new and newly recorded species in Yunnan (1992-2020), issued by the Department of Ecology and Environment of Yunnan Province, was released at the press conference of the 2021 International Biodiversity Day on May 22 in Kunming.
Art Basel Hong Kong 2021 opened in Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre on Wednesday.
Cattles wade through the polluted waters of river Yamuna covered with foam in New Delhi on May 20, 2021.
People gesture near the rubble of a damaged building as Palestinians celebrate in the streets following a ceasefire, in Gaza City May 21, 2021.
Mount Etna, Europe's most active volcano, lights up the early morning sky with smoke and lava during an eruption, as seen from Trecastagni, Italy, May 19, 2021.
A concise China train schedule map that epitomizes China's railway network released by a Japan-based nonprofit organization on Sunday became a hit on the Internet. Some Japanese net users praised it as very convenient.
The exhibition of Relics of Ancient Zhongshan State (414?296 BC) -- a small kingdom in the Warring States period (475?221 BC) -- officially opened in Fujian Museum on Thursday.
A concise and straightforward China train schedule released on Sunday by Study Group of China Railway Timetable in Japan has become a hit on the Internet.
The aerial photo taken on May 17 shows the magnificent landscape of the Guozigou Bridge in Ili, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
People walk on the esplanade des Droits De L'homme at the Trocadero Square in front of the Eiffel Tower, where a giant artwork by French street artist and photographer Jean Rene, aka JR, is on display in Paris, France, May 19, 2021.
A direct Liuzhou-Moscow cross-border freight train carrying 57 loaders and 4 graders departed Liuzhou in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region on Tuesday.
China's Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope (FAST) has discovered 201 pulsars，including some faint ones, in the Galactic Plane Pulsar Snapshot (GPPS) survey, the National Astronomical Observatories of Chinese Academy of Sciences said on Thursday.
A freight train left Wuwei South Railway Station for Duisburg in Germany on Monday.
Create your "boom" moment -- the joint fashion show of 16 pioneer designers -- was held in Beijing on Monday.
Teenagers in Changchun took part in a series of activities related to traditional Chinese culture on International Museum Day, which falls on May 18.
China's ocean-monitoring satellite Haiyang-2D (HY-2D), was sent into orbit by a Long March-4B rocket on Wednesday at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China's Gansu.
The project, which started in Dec. 2018, has been completed, and the scaffolding will be completely removed in June, according to the Fuling Construction Section of Chengdu Bureau Group Company on Wednesday.
A dust storm approaching Astrakhan, Russia, is seen from an aircraft porthole on May 19. According to a weather forecast, a northwest gale force wind gusting at up to 20 meters per second is expected in the Astrakhan Region in the afternoon of 19 May 2021.
Aerial photo shows the magnificent landscape of a section of the Great Wall in Jinlong Town, Longquanyi District, Chengdu City, Sichuan Province, May 19, 2021.
Tourists visit buildings with local feature at Xinjiang International Grand Bazaar scenic area in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region on May 19, "China Tourism Day".
Louvre Museum reopened on Wednesday after six months closure due to the nationwide lockdown eased.
Four hundred local fishermen began to fish crayfish as the 21th Xuyi International Crayfish Festival kicked off on Tuesday.
The research team of the Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, led by Xu Guanghui, has discovered a new large-scale ancient fish fossil in Luoping, Yunnan.
Two photos and two videos captured by China's Mars probe Tianwen-1 during and after the country's first landing on the red planet were released by the China National Space Administration (CNSA) on Wednesday.
Ben Sasse, a U.S. senator from Nebraska, suggested in The Wall Street Journal the American government should expand global vaccine assistance and set a goal of vaccinating more than one billion people around the world by Thanksgiving, claiming it is "a genuine once-in-a-generation opportunity to show the world what U.S. leadership looks like.”
The No.1 bronze chariot is on display in the new museum in the Emperor Qinshihuang's Mausoleum, Lintong, Shaanxi, May 18, 2021.
May 18 is the 45th International Museum Day. The theme of this year's International Museum Day is "The Future of Museums: Restoration and Remodeling". People experienced how ceramics and paintings were restored in Sichuan Museum.
Israel launched its air campaign on the Gaza Strip controlled by the Palestinian Hamas group on May 10, after the enclave's rulers fired a barrage of rockets in response to unrest in Israeli-annexed east Jerusalem.
The National Museum of China, one of the biggest museums in the world, is home to over 1 million cultural relics, including bronze, jade and gold artifacts, pottery, porcelain, paintings & calligraphy. Check out the following treasures.