Tech It Out: How far are we from a COVID-19 vaccine?

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For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video In this edition of Tech It Out, we review our special series “Science Behind Virus,” finding out how long it will take scientists to develop a vaccine for COVID-19. On Science Saturday, we review the major science news of the past two weeks, including China sending the world’s first 6G test satellite into orbit, Pfizer and BilNTech saying their COVID-19 vaccine is 90 percent effective, China’s “Fendouzhe” submersible setting a record 10,909-meter dive, and the Long March-5 carrier rocket’s plan to launch the Chang’e-5 probe.

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