Chinese researchers said people's manner of walking, or gait, can help monitor their sleep quality with the aid of machine learning models, according to a study recently published in the journal PLOS ONE.
Students flying to their hometown in South China after the seven-day National Day holiday were seen rushing to finish their homework.
A special concert lasting eight hours, held near the section of the Great Wall in Beijing on Friday, encouraged the audience to sleep during the performance.
A high school English teacher who has a definite artistic talent is inspiring her students with detailed and colorful drawings in her pupil's exercise books.
A 75-year-old man in Central China amazed local residents and netizens when his dragon-shaped kite with a 365-meter-long tail took to the skies to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China (PRC).
An underwater Mahjong competition played by scuba divers in a swimming pool on Saturday attracted a lot of attention on China's social media.
Several videos posted by netizens on Chinese social media show what appears to be a meter-long black creature slithering through the waters of the Yangtze.
A Chinese martial arts master has set a world record by blowing 52 candles with a traditional Chinese weapon within one minute, the feat has been published in the 2020 edition of the Guinness World Records.
Popular Japanese toymaker Bandai gifted a large gold-plated figurine of one of its warrior characters to the Shanghai police as a token of appreciation after the police busted a 300 million yuan ($42 million) counterfeit case.
Quintuplets in East China's Anhui Province are starting middle school this week and their father has put them all in different classes hoping they'll learn to work on their own.
Finally, there's a payoff for liberal arts students at a university cafeteria in Central China that is giving discount coupons to any student who can recite lines from a randomly selected ancient Chinese poem.
Ever wanted to get close enough to touch one of China's giant Long March Rockets that has actually traveled into outer space? Soon you'll be able to get up close and personal by having a meal inside the fuselage of one of the recovered rockets, in Hangzhou.
A rare beetle was recently found in the city of Chishui, southwest China's Guizhou Province, local authorities said Wednesday.
China's artificial intelligence-powered face changing app ZAO apologized on Tuesday for controversies caused by its user agreement and pledged to modify the terms, after the app sparked widespread concerns in recent days over the possible abuse of users' privacy that may favor criminal activities.ZAO said on Tuesday that if users delete information or cancel their accounts, the app will delete relevant information based on relevant regulations and rules.
US retailer giant Costco on Tuesday opened its first brick-and-mortar store on the Chinese mainland much to the delight of Chinese consumers, even as US officials are calling on companies to withdraw from China, laying bare the reality Washington fails to grapple with that the US simply cannot decouple from the Chinese market.
The grandpa carries his grandson along a narrow ledge outside his 8th floor.The viral video on Weibo received a lot of comments, with many netizens saying the grandfather's attempted escape was too reckless and could have resulted in the death of both the man and the child.
A rescue team on a scuba diving training exercise found two cell phones that were in a plastic bag in a river in Southwest China and were still in working order.
After dousing a blaze in a warehouse workshop, firefighters in East China's Jiangsu Province carried five soaking puppies from the rubble, one of which was revived after receiving CPR.
If you see a strange-looking sea monster crawl onto the beach, don't be alarmed, it's likely a woman wearing a new and wildly-designed bod-kini.
A ride on Liu Kuanyun's bus in North China's Shanxi Province not only gets you from point A to B, an off-the-cuff recital of ancient Chinese poetry is part of the service he enjoys providing.
Successive sizzling 40 C days in parts of China are apparently driving men to try some non-traditional fashions to keep cool as e-commerce platforms are reporting a 92 percent surge in the sale of men's dresses, social media posts said.
A local forestry station in east China's Jiangxi Province recently discovered 16 Cyclocarya paliurus trees, one of the rarest species in the country.
The 24-year-old Zi Wei is one of the first deaf livestreaming hosts on Alibaba's e-commerce platform Taobao, China's biggest for online shopping.
A primary school in southern China has raised eyebrows online by giving an unconventional reward to its best-performing students - live carp.
The former residence of ancient Chinese poet Su Dongpo has seen a bevy of new guests -- squirrels, attracted not by the poet's brilliant talent but by his home's mouth-watering lychees.
After years of practice, Fang's skill improved greatly. These days, he can not only stand on the bamboo, but also do push-ups and even jump on the bamboo.
At an age when other people are thinking of their pension, Despina Tsikouri, 82, is as excited as an 18-year-old, as her dream of 60 years has finally come true.
Unlike other Shanghai residents who may be experiencing headaches in the strictest garbage-sorting campaign, a man surnamed Liu, however, may not be that grumpy because he managed to retrieve 18 pieces of gold ornaments from his trash.
In order to encourage primary school pupils to use zebra crossings when they cross the road, the traffic control department in Shenzhen, South China's Guangdong Province painted images of Peppa Pig on a zebra crossing outside a local primary school.
An airport in Southwest China's Chongqing Municipality Tuesday has set up a free "pet home" for passengers who want to fly with their pets.