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China's Virtual Reality Arcades Bring VR To The Masses

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Chinese twins wear virtual reality glasses (VR) as they ride in a roller coaster simulator at the Wantong VR Park. Picture Kevin Frayer/Getty Images

An Indian Army soldier sits with soldiers of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) of China after participating in an anti-terror drill during the Sixth India-China Joint Training exercise "Hand in Hand 2016" at HQ 330 Infantry Brigade, in Aundh in Pune district, some 145km southeast of Mumbai, on November 25, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / INDRANIL MUKHERJEEINDRANIL MUKHERJEE/AFP/Getty Images

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An Indian Army soldier sits with soldiers of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) of China after participating in an anti-terror drill during the Sixth India-China Joint Training exercise “Hand in Hand 2016″ at HQ 330 Infantry Brigade India. Photo Indranil Mukherjee/AFP

A street cleaner pushes his tricycle through the alleys of Wuzhen Township of Tongxiang City, in east China's Zhejiang  province on November 25, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / Johannes EISELEJOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images

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A street cleaner pushes his tricycle through the alleys of Wuzhen Township of Tongxiang City, in east China’s Zhejiang province. Photo Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty 

Robot inventor Wu Yulu sits on a rickshaw driven by a robot which he invented in his village in rural Beijing's Tongzhou district, China, 17 November 2016. The 54-year-old Chinese farmer living in rural Beijing's Tongzhou district invented 63 robots in the past 30 years. Wu, who only received primary school education, plans to give up the agricultural work for his robot products. He regularly participates in exhibitions, transfers patent rights and teaches at the university to earn money.  EPA/WU HONG

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Robot inventor Wu Yulu sits on a rickshaw driven by a robot which he invented in his village in rural Beijing’s Tongzhou district, China. The 54-year-old Chinese farmer has invented 63 robots in the past 30 years. Photo Wu Hong/EPA

 Blast trail of China's heavy-lift rocket Long March-5 as it launches from Wenchang, south China's Hainan province.

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Blast trail of China’s heavy-lift rocket Long March-5 as it launches from Wenchang, south China’s Hainan province. Photo AFP/Stringer

China's J-10 fighter jets perform during an air show, the 11th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition in Zhuhai

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China’s J-10 fighter jets perform during an air show, the 11th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition in Zhuhai, Guangdong Province, China. Pictures Reuters

A Chinese woman takes a photo of a plastic baby used in a course as she and others train to be qualified nannies, known in China as ayis, at the Ayi University on October 28, 2016 in Beijing, China. The Ayi University training program teaches childcare, early education, housekeeping, and other domestic skills.

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A Chinese woman takes a photo of a plastic baby used in a course as she and others train to be qualified nannies, known in China as ayis, at the Ayi University in Beijing, China. The Ayi University training program teaches childcare, early education, housekeeping, and other domestic skills. Photo Kevin Frayer/Getty Images

Britain's Red Arrows flying display team perform ahead of the China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition in Zhuhai, Guangdong province, China, October 27, 2016. China Daily/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS

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Britain’s Red Arrows flying display team perform ahead of the China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition in Zhuhai, Guangdong province, China. Photo China Daily/Reuters 

A man playing with waves runs way from a wave at a beach as Typhoon Sarika lands in Wanning, Hainan province, China, October 18, 2016. REUTERS/Stringer ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. EDITORIAL USE ONLY. CHINA OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN CHINA.

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A man playing with waves runs way from a wave at a beach as Typhoon Sarika lands in Wanning, Hainan province, China. Photo Reuters

A pair of Chinese paramilitary policemen keep watch at a park in Beijing, Monday, Oct. 3, 2016. Saturday was China's National Day holiday, the start of a weeklong holiday period during which millions of Chinese travel and visit tourist sites. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)

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A pair of Chinese paramilitary policemen keep watch at a park in Beijing. Saturday was China’s National Day holiday, the start of a weeklong holiday period during which millions of Chinese travel and visit tourist sites. Photo Mark Schiefelbein/AP 

A nail house is seen in the middle of an area covered by a dust screen in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China

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A nail house is seen in the middle of an area covered by a dust screen in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China

This picture taken on September 19, 2016 shows people onboard fishing boats heading out to sea in order to catch crabs, in Xianrendao in China's northeastern Liaoning province.

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Fishing boats head out to sea in order to catch crabs, in Xianrendao in China‘s northeastern Liaoning province 

People air quilts at a university campus at the beginning of the new semester in Tai'an, Shandong province, China September 11, 2016. Picture taken September 11, 2016. REUTERS/Stringer ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. EDITORIAL USE ONLY. CHINA OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN CHINA.

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People air quilts at a university campus at the beginning of the new semester in Tai’an, Shandong province, China

Paramilitary policemen listen to the officer addressing them in the Forbidden City in Beijing, China, September 9, 2016. REUTERS/Thomas Peter   TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

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Paramilitary policemen listen to the officer addressing them in the Forbidden City in Beijing, China

Lightning flashes above skyscrapers in Central Business District during a rainstorm in Beijing, Wednesday

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Lightning flashes above skyscrapers in Central Business District during a rainstorm in Beijing

Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan adjusts earphones during a news conference after the closing of G20 Summit in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China, September 5, 2

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Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan adjusts earphones during a news conference after the closing of G20 Summit in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China

A worker looks through the fence of a construction site that is decorated with pictures of the Great Wall at Badaling, north of Beijing, China, September

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A worker looks through the fence of a construction site that is decorated with pictures of the Great Wall at Badaling, north of Beijing, China

People watch a water show at Wynn Palace, U.S. casino tycoon Steve Wynn's newest resort, during its opening in Macau, China August 22, 2016. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

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People watch a water show at Wynn Palace, U.S. casino tycoon Steve Wynn’s newest resort, during its opening in Macau, China

Apartment buildings in Chongqing, China, part of the 1,760,000 square metre New Century Global Center, which claims to be the world’s largest building by floor space.

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Apartment buildings in Chongqing, China, part of the 1,760,000 square metre New Century Global Center, which claims to be the world’s largest building by floor space.

Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi reviews honour guards during a welcoming ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing

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Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi reviews honour guards during a welcoming ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China