China's 'wandering elephants' embrace new life home
After years of incredible adventures, the elephant herd that gained widespread recognition for its epic journey through Southwest China's Yunnan province has now found solace in the familiarity of their hometown.
Chinese expedition makes way to world's highest peak
A Chinese expedition team on Tuesday reached the summit of Mount Qomolangma. The feat came almost 70 years after man's first successful expedition to the top of the world.


The Water Cube (水立方),  the National Aquatics Center, is a major venue for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. (More)