The Mars simulation camp is located in an arid desert region in remote northwest Qinghai province. Photo: Weibo

China opens ‘Mars camp’ for researchers, tourists and plans to send rover to red planet

  • Lunar exploration team is meanwhile preparing to share scientific data from the Jade Rabbit 2 spacecraft on the moon, chief designer of programme says
  • Simulation base and tourist attraction launched in Qinghai on Friday
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The Mars simulation camp is located in an arid desert region in remote northwest Qinghai province. Photo: Weibo
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The Wandering Earth was a huge hit in Chinese cinemas over the Lunar New Year holiday. Photo: Reuters

China’s science-fiction blockbuster The Wandering Earth seeks out new audiences with Netflix deal

  • Streaming service with reach into 190 countries picks up box office smash
  • Adaptation of Liu Cixin novel is hit with fans, critics and culture authorities
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The Wandering Earth was a huge hit in Chinese cinemas over the Lunar New Year holiday. Photo: Reuters
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