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Showing posts with label China. Show all posts
Showing posts with label China. Show all posts

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

China unveils plans to put a new space station into orbit by 2020, and says it will be open to scientists from around the world


China unveils plans to put a new space station into orbit by 2020, and says it will be open to scientists from around the world


Article Excerpt: "... According to China's Ambassador to the UN, construction of the space station is already underway and the craft will be open for scientists around the world to use from 2022. Like the International Space Station (ISS), the China Space Station (CSS) would orbit 250 miles (400km) above Earth ..."


Reference: www.dailymail.co.uk

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Lawmakers say China building 'unfriendly navy in space'


Lawmakers say China building 'unfriendly navy in space'


Article Excerpt: "... American laws require NASA and others working with key space technology "get every purchase of computer technology or telecommunications technology approved ... to be sure that it doesn't include chips or hardware built in China." "It's unfortunately a terrible problem," Culberson said. He said a general also on the panel "is exactly right. The Chinese are aggressively building a navy in space, and we need to be aware that it's not friendly." North Alabama ..."


Reference: www.al.com

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Chinese send group of students to the Rocket City

70 Chinese students begin Space Camp


Article Excerpt: "... from the communist nation as part of a cooperation agreement to learn the intricacies of space travel. This is the 10th year for the Chinese to send a group of students to the Rocket City.
"Space has changed for all of us. ..."


Reference: www.waff.com