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BEIJING, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- As October approaches, so does the 2009 Mid-Autumn Festival in China.
HK makes joint efforts for greener Mid-Autumn Festival HONG KONG, Sept. 13 (Xinhua) -- A Voluntary Agreement on the Management of Mooncake Packaging and a Mooncake Container Recycling Campaign were officially launched in Hong Kong Saturday.
On Sunday, China broadcast greetings and two Taiwanese songs from its first moon probe. The broadcasts celebrated the Mid-Autumn Festival when Chinese families come together to enjoy the vivid autumn moon.
Coming soon to China: A taste of the taikonaut life. Dishes like roast pork and stewed duck specially concocted for taikonauts - the Chinese term for astronauts - will be sold in supermarkets by the end of the year.
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.