China opens Mars education base in Gobi desert

China on Wednesday opened ‘Mars Base 1’ in the Gobi desert, a facility aimed at educating young people about conditions on Mars. AERIAL IMAGES.

Gobi the dog takes part in Paris marathon

The story of how they met during a competition in China became a global bestseller and will be immortalised on the silver screen. Surfing on a wave of popularity, Australian trail-runner Dion Leonard and his dog Gobi will take part in the Paris marathon on Sunday to promote the French release of “Finding Gobi “.