At present, 21% of the German population is over 65 years old and it increase to 34% in 2060. In order to cope with the nation’s aging population scientifically, the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung, BMBF) made a financial plan to support aging population research.
Mo Shunhai, 59 years old, and Zhou Qunxing, a year younger, have been married for 34 years. Though Zhou is younger, she looks hoary-haired and morbid. Twenty-six years ago, she got systemic muscular atrophy. Till now, she has completely lost the capacity to take care of herself. Mo has never thought of forsaking her, but looks after her as carefully as possible. For years, he has held her hands tightly.
Recently, a candidate from Super Speaker, a renowned variety TV show, hits the Internet. She is An’ran, whose photos on Weibo are now popular for her pure and pretty appearance. She is now known as the best-looking “bald” beauty. Due to familial inheritance, she was diagnosed to be innately bald in her childhood. She has recorded for a number of hot shows, such as Extraordinary Dance, More Than Perfect, Wonderful Chinese, which build her fame among audience.
Fishing used to be a way to make a living, whereas it has become a kind of rite now. Yang Bin, who has been a fisherman for over 40 years, sees his identity change from a full-time fisherman to a part-time, the fish-catching method transformation from man-power to motor vessel then back to manpower sailing ship, the fishing period adjustment from the whole year to a month.
Photo taken on May 22, 2019 shows the morning scenery of Mount Emei in southwest China's Sichuan Province.Photo taken on May 22, 2019 shows tourists visiting the summit of Mount Emei, called Jinding in Chinese, in southwest China's Sichuan Province. (Xinhua/Yang Zongyou)
Photo taken on May 21, 2019 shows a water lily flower at Donghuan Park in Shijiazhuang, north China's Hebei Province.Photo taken on May 21, 2019 shows a water lily flower at Hongshizhai scenic area in Linyi, east China's Shandong Province. (Xinhua/Wang Yanbing)
Photo taken on May 19, 2019 shows a stone forest at Bingling Danxia National Geological Park in Yongjing County, northwest China's Gansu Province. Danxia landform is a unique type of landscapes formed from red sandstone and characterized by steep cliffs.
Photo taken on May 17, 2019 shows tourists walking on a glass bridge at Lingjiangyuan Forest Park of Pan'an County, east China's Zhejiang Province.Photo taken on May 17, 2019 shows tourists walking on a glass bridge at Lingjiangyuan Forest Park of Pan'an County, east China's Zhejiang Province. (Xinhua/Wang Huabin)
A blue-tailed bee eater is seen in Haikou, south China's Hainan Province, May 14, 2019. According to statistics from Haikou Duotan Wetlands Institute, nearly 200 blue-tailed bee eaters reside in Haikou.
Photo taken on May 15, 2019 shows the construction site of Golmud-Korla Railway in Ruoqiang County, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. The 13.195-kilometer-long tunnel through Altun Mountains is the longest tunnel of the Golmud-Korla railway line. The railway line, connecting Golmud in Qinghai and Korla in Xinjiang, is the third rail artery linking Xinjiang with neighboring provinces. The line will cut the traffic time between Golmud and Korla from 26 hours to 12 hours.
Photo taken on May 14, 2019 shows azalea flowers at the Hongxing Volcanic Geological Park in Yichun, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province.A tourist views azalea flowers at the Hongxing Volcanic Geological Park in Yichun, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, May 13, 2019.