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What is the Chinese zodiac?

The year ahead, 2024, will be the Year of the Dragon — one of the 12 animals that make up the Chinese zodiac. Last year was the Rabbit, the year after this will be the Snake. But why were the 12 animals chosen, and what do they symbolise. This video from TED-Ed explains the myth behind the Chinese zodiac.

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