Gong xi fa cai! (Happiness and prosperity!) February 1 marks a new year on the Chinese zodiac calendar. There are 12 signs in all, and each animal is known for certain personality traits. Laura Lau, an expert in Chinese astrology and co-author of the 7th edition of The Handbook of Chinese Horoscopes, dishes on what each sign means. Check it out to see how well your family fits the descriptions!