You are going to listen to a news broadcast for Saturday. the 14th of April, 2035. There are three news stories.
Here is the news for Saturday, the 14th of April.
The first group of Chinese tourists have returned from the moon. A group of 25 tourists landed last night at the Space Research Centre in Qinghai Province. They had been in space for one week. Their trip included a visit to three different places on the moon. Each of the tourists paid one and a half million yuan for the trip.
A new speed record has been set for the underground railway that joins Chengdu and Xi'an. The railway was completed last year. Yesterday a train reached a speed of 821 kilometres per hour. The train was carrying 1,200 passengers. The journey of 842 kilometres took one hour and eleven minutes.
A new type of lemon tree for cold countries has been developed by the Agricultural Research Service of Liaoning Province, where research work has been going on for seven years. The new lemon tree will be grown in cold parts of China. Normal lemon trees are killed when the temperature falls below 0 degrees Centigrade.