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Han treasures bring ancient kings to life

A burial suit made of thousands of pieces of jade laced together with gold thread and designed to protect and glorify a king in his afterlife will go on display in New York City.

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Ivory carvers want craft preserved

The trade in illegally sourced material will be banned by the end of the year, resulting in job losses and the death of ancient expertise, as Yang Wanli reports.

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Two teams face plants, worms, year of inner space

China started a yearlong experiment on Wednesday using an airtight advanced life-support system to house eight volunteers as a way to help with the nation’s goal of long-term manned deep-space exploration, the project’s operator said.

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City’s fortunes inextricably linked to those of giant pandas

Chengdu, already a top draw card for visitors from around the world with its giant pandas, expects even more tourists to flood in as panda and other tourism facilities continue to be upgraded.

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Chengdu paints the town green

The film “Born in China” hit the screen in North America on April 21, making the audiences fell in love with the rare animals in China. Chengdu, home to giant pandas, has been upgrading its ecological environment in a bid to protect rare animals and plants and offer better living conditions to its residents.

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US sees another side of China through wildlife

Born in China,a Chinese-American wildlife documentary coproduction, has been offering US moviegoers a feast for the eyes and food for thought since opening in US theaters a day before Earth Day, April 22.

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