1, Albert Einstein Expo @ Shanghai
Nobel Laureate in Physics Yang Chen-ning speaks at the World Expo Museum in Shanghai, Chinain early August. An exhibition of Albert Einstein opens to public here on Aug 2, showcasing over 100 exhibits related to the brilliant scientist. This year marks the 140 anniversary of the legendary scientist’s birth.
2, Recreational Outdoor Evening Concert in China’s Zhejiang
In the aerial photo, a music band performs during an outdoor evening concert held as a summer recreation on a lotus pond in Liye Village of Daciyan Township, Jiande, east China’s Zhejiang Province.
3, Horse Racing Festival in Sichuan
Riders perform horsemanship during a horse racing festival in Litang County, southwest China’s Sichuan Province. People perform Tibetan opera on the opening ceremony.
4, Forbidden City Holds Exhibition featuring live goldfish
Goldfish are on display at the Palace of Prolonging Happiness, also known as the Yanxi Palace, during an exhibition titled “Leisurely Bliss: Goldfish-themed Artifacts of the Palace Museum Collection” in Beijing, capital of China. Opening at the Palace Museum, the exhibition shows 34 goldfish-related cultural relics from the collection of the Palace Museum together with nearly 200 real goldfish in water tanks.
5, CIIE Business Matchmaking
One day before the 100-day countdown to the second China International Import Expo (CIIE) begins, a pre-expo matchmaking event for exhibitors and buyers was held in Shanghai on Friday.
Around 100 companies in food, agricultural products, medical equipment and healthcare industries attended the event, where they displayed their products and talked with potential buyers.
6, Made-in-China Solar-powered Unmanned Aircraft Takes Maiden Flight
Photo shows MOZI 2 solar-powered aircraft flying in the sky. After two years of research and development, the “MOZI 2” solar-powered unmanned aircraft, with independent intellectual property rights, successfully made its maiden flight at Moganshan airport in Deqing, east China’s Zhejiang Province.
7, The 46,000-Tonne Bridge Rotates Successfully
This aerial photo shows two parts of a bridge above the Beijing-Guangzhou Railway after they are successfully rotated to their targeted positions using the swivel construction method in Baoding, Hebei Province. China has adopted the swivel construction method in building many bridges to minimize the interference on the traffic below. The method helps overcome the constraints of environment and traffic, while shortening the construction period.
8,Various Cultural Activities in North China’s Hebei
Residents rehearse symphony at a community in Fuxing District of Handan City, north China’s Hebei Province. Various cultural activities were held by communities in Fuxing District to build a platform to carry forward traditional culture.
9, Tibet’s Capital City Lhasa Getting Ready for Garbage Sorting
A woman passes by a garbage sorting and recycling facility near a shopping mall in Lhasa, capital of southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region. The city of Lhasa is expected to finish deploying its garbage sorting and recycling infrastructure by the end of 2019. The whole system consists of garbage sorting bins, a storage and transfer network, as well as newly-built or upgraded waste processing factories.
10, Zookeepers Prevent Animals From Heatwave in Hangzhou
Two Asian small-clawed otters swim in a pond at Hangzhou Zoo in Hangzhou, east China’s Zhejiang Province. Measures have been taken by zookeepers here to help the animals fend off the summer heatwave.
11, Young Ladies’ Festival Celebrated in Gansu Province
Girls dance in a ritual celebrating the Young Ladies’ Festival in Jiangyao Village of Xihe County, northwest China’s Gansu Province. In counties such as Xihe and Lixian in the southern part of Gansu Province, celebration of the Young Ladies’ Festival starts on the eve of the first day of the seventh month of the Chinese lunar calendar and lasts for seven days. In a typical celebration, the locals go through seven stages of rituals to pray to the Weaver Girl, a legendary romantic figure, in hopes that the young girls will be granted with good skills and happy life.
12, Hangzhou’s Lujiapu Village Promotes Grape-themed Tourism
Tourists take part in a fun game during grapes sports game in Lujiapu Village of Fuyang District in Hangzhou, east China’s Zhejiang Province; They pick grapes in a vineyard in Lujiapu Village.
(Content edited from xinhuanet.com and en.people.cn)