Videos that went viral in China, May 8-12

What went viral in China last week? A roundup including the heroic rescue of a student and a dancing noodle maker.

  1. A brave save
    Surveillance cameras captured the moment a Chinese railway worker stopped a female student from throwing herself in front of an incoming bullet train in southern China’s Fujian Province.

  2. Motorbike escapes blaze
    Fire erupted after a motorcycle crashed into a dump truck’s fuel tank. Luckily, all people involved escaped unharmed.

  • A courageous act
    Chinese netizens have praised a sixth grader for her efforts to catch a two-year-old toddler falling from a third-floor window.

  • Dancing noodle maker
    A noodle maker in Chengdu has become an internet sensation for live-streaming his dancing moves while hand-pulling dough. More than 480,000 people follow him online.