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Science Nov 23China launches mission to bring back material from moon surface
If successful, it would be a major advance for China's space program, and some experts say it could pave the way for bringing samples back from Mars or even a crewed lunar mission.
Economy May 11Shanghai Disneyland reopens with anti-virus controls
Visitors wearing face masks streamed into Shanghai Disneyland as the theme park reopened in a high-profile step toward reviving tourism that was shut down by the coronavirus pandemic.
World Apr 07China’s virus pandemic epicenter Wuhan ends 76-day lockdown
Chinese authorities are moving to allow residents of Wuhan to once again travel in and out of the sprawling city where the pandemic began.
Health Feb 14Coronavirus renews safety concerns about slaughtering wild animals
Experts say wild animals can carry unknown viruses and that human contact with them needs to more carefully managed as the world's population grows.
Health Feb 01WHO says prepare for local outbreaks; China slams US control
China’s death toll from a new virus rose to 259 on Saturday and a World Health Organization official said other governments need to prepare for“domestic outbreak control” if the disease spreads in their countries.
Health Jan 26China temporarily bans wildlife trade in wake of outbreak
Chinese authorities announced a temporary ban on the trade of wild animals Sunday following a viral outbreak in Wuhan, saying they will “severely investigate and punish” violators.