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Octogenarian travels to 27 countries in 27 years

People Daily 15 Jul 2021
(Photo/Chinanews.com). After his retirement at the age of 60, Yi Jiufan, a man from Changsha, central China’s Hunan province, decided that he wanted to add some spice to his life by travelling more often ... “I think travel shows my attitude toward life,” Yi said, adding that he doesn’t want to live an idle life ... 【1】【2】【3】【4】. (Web editor. Hongyu, Bianji).
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NOTABLE DEATHS

News-Press Now 29 May 2021
Yuan Longping, a Chinese scientist who developed higher-yield rice varieties that helped feed people around the world, died Saturday at a hospital in the southern city of Changsha, the Xinhua News agency reported ... Yuan spent his life researching rice and was a household name in ...
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Yuan Longping Dies, Scientist Whose Rice Research Helped Feed World

Slashdot 24 May 2021
Yuan Longping, a Chinese scientist who developed higher-yield rice varieties that helped feed people around the world, died Saturday at a hospital in the southern city of Changsha, the Xinhua News agency reported.
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Hong Kong remembers Yuan Longping's key role in its prosperity

China Daily 24 May 2021
On Monday, two days after Yuan Longping, known as "father of hybrid rice", passed away at the age of 91, the farewell ceremony for him was held in Changsha city, capital of Central China's Hunan province ... That's especially a matter of life and death to Hong Kong because it relies on import for over 95 percent of its food.
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Yuan Longping celebrated 80th birthday in Longgang

Shenzhen Daily 24 May 2021
YUAN LONGPING, regarded as the “Father of Hybrid Rice,” passed away at the age of 91 in Changsha, Hunan Province on Saturday. The agronomist spent his life studying rice and developed higher-yielding rice varieties, which helped feed one fifth of the world’s population and alleviated famine for millions.
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China's 'Father of Hybrid Rice Dies; His Research Helped Feed World

Beijing News 23 May 2021
TAIPEI - Yuan Longping, a Chinese scientist who developed higher-yield rice varieties that helped feed people around the world, died Saturday at a hospital in the southern city of Changsha, the Xinhua News agency reported. He was 91. Yuan spent his life researching rice and was a household name in China, known by the nickname "Father of Hybrid Rice."
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China’s ‘father of hybrid rice’ dies

Dawn 23 May 2021
TAIPEI. Yuan Longping, a Chinese scientist who developed higher-yield rice varieties that helped feed people around the world, died on Saturday at a hospital in the southern city of Changsha, the Xinhua News agency reported. He was 91. Yuan spent his life researching rice and was a household name in China, known by the nickname Father of Hybrid Rice ... .
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China's Yuan Longping dies; rice research helped feed world

San Francisco Chronicle 23 May 2021
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Yuan Longping, a Chinese scientist who developed higher-yield rice varieties that helped feed people around the world, died Saturday at a hospital in the southern city of Changsha, the Xinhua News agency reported ... Yuan spent his life researching rice and was ...
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China’s Yuan Longping dies; rice research helped feed world

Las Vegas Sun 23 May 2021
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Yuan Longping, a Chinese scientist who developed higher-yield rice varieties that helped feed people around the world, died Saturday at a hospital in the southern city of Changsha, the Xinhua News agency reported ... Yuan spent his life researching rice and was ...
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China’s Yuan Longping Dies; His Rice Research Helped Feed World

The Epoch Times 22 May 2021
... Saturday at a hospital in the southern city of Changsha, the Xinhua News agency reported ... Yuan spent his life researching rice and was nicknamed “Father of Hybrid Rice" by Chinese media.
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China's Yuan Longping, 'Father of Hybrid Rice,' dies at 91

Houston Chronicle 22 May 2021
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Yuan Longping, a Chinese scientist who developed higher-yield rice varieties that helped feed people around the world, died Saturday at a hospital in the southern city of Changsha, the Xinhua News agency reported ... Yuan spent his life researching rice and was ...
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China's 'Father of hybrid rice' Yuan Longping dies at 90

Capital Press 22 May 2021
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Yuan Longping, a Chinese scientist who developed higher-yield rice varieties that helped feed people around the world, died Saturday at a hospital in the southern city of Changsha, the Xinhua News agency reported ... Yuan spent his life researching rice and was ...
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Digital technologies herald new future for museums in China

People Daily 19 May 2021
Last year, the Hunan Museum in Changsha, central China's Hunan province, rolled out an online exhibition on the daily life of refined scholars from the Song dynasty (960-1279), depicting activities such as gathering with friends, enjoying blossoms, tasting tea, and playing the Chinese musical instrument guqin ... Themed "The Future of Museums ... .
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Fitness enthusiast amputee adapts to barrier-free city life

Shenzhen Daily 21 Apr 2021
ZHOU HUI, in her 20s, who had her right leg amputated after a car accident, regained confidence since she fell in love with fitness ... “As long as you don’t give up on yourself, there is still hope for everything ... Zhou moved from Changsha to Shenzhen more than one year ago. She is impressed with her barrier-free life here ... (Xia Yuanjie). .
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Feature: Basketball lightens up Chinese grandmas' retirement

China.dot.org 07 Mar 2021
CHANGSHA, China, March 7 (Xinhua) -- What would you choose to do after retirement when reaching 60 years old? Taking care of grandchildren or just staying home? In Changsha City of central China's Hunan Province, a group of retirees chose to lighten up their life with basketball.
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