Want to Go Into Space? Book on China's Taobao

A model spacecraft of the company Space Expedition Corporation in Chengdu city, southwest China's Sichuan province on April 29 Photograph by Imaginechina via AP Photo

Taobao, the online retailer of Alibaba Group, is where one goes to pick up cheap children’s clothes, Chinese history books, and maybe even some generic (or fake) headache medicine.

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