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HOW TO: See Chinese Spacecraft In Evening Sky

Posted 06.18.2012 | Science

By: Tariq Malik Published: 06/17/2012 09:38 AM EDT on The launch of China's fourth human spaceflight this weekend kicked off a major d...

UP CLOSE: China's First Female Astronaut In Space

Posted 06.15.2012 | Science

By: Natalie Wolchover Published: 06/15/2012 02:13 PM EDT on Lifes Little Mysteries China will launch its Shenzhou-9 manned spacecraft Saturday i...

THIS WEEKEND: China To Blast Mom Into Space

AP | NG HAN GUAN | Posted 08.15.2012 | Science

JIUQUAN, China — China will send its first woman and two other astronauts into space Saturday to work on a temporary space station for about a w...

China Launches Module For Space Station

AP | CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 11.29.2011 | Technology

BEIJING — China launched an experimental module to lay the groundwork for a future space station on Thursday, underscoring its ambitions to beco...

Tiangong 1, First Module Of China Space Base, To Launch

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

BEIJING — China's space program will launch an unmanned experimental module next year, the first component of its permanent space station, state...