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

Friday, May 15, 2020

Chinese rocket debris passed over NYC, LA as it fell to Earth, scientists say


Chinese rocket debris passed over NYC, LA as it fell to Earth, scientists say


Article Excerpt: "... A 20-ton piece of a Chinese rocket passed over New York City and Los Angeles before it crashed to the Earth this week, scientists tracking its descent say. The debris, which came from a rocket ..."


Reference: yahoo.com

Friday, May 8, 2020

China’s new experimental spacecraft returns to Earth – after experiencing mysterious malfunction


China’s new experimental spacecraft returns to Earth – after experiencing mysterious malfunction


Article Excerpt: "... its mission had been hit by a mysterious malfunction with a "flexible and inflatable cargo return capsule" that was being tested as part of the launch, and which China gave no further information on. The China Manned Space Agency has said only that it operated abnormally..."


Reference: www.independent.co.uk

China Launches New Rocket as It Aims to Complete Space Station by 2022


China Launches New Rocket as It Aims to Complete Space Station by 2022


Article Excerpt: "... China plans to send four crewed space missions and the same number of cargo craft to complete work on its permanent space station within about two years, officials said after the launch of a newly designed spacecraft aboard the latest heavy-lift rocket..."


Reference: time.com

Saturday, April 11, 2020

Chinese rocket sells for $5.6 million in livestreamed auction: report


Chinese rocket sells for $5.6 million in livestreamed auction: report


Article Excerpt: "... a Kuaizhou-1A (or KZ-1A) rocket developed by ExPace, a commercial subsidiary of the defense contractor the China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation (CASIC), was put up for auction online. Cao Meng of ExPace announced the item on a livestreamed auction held by Taobao, the world's biggest e-commerce website. Within..."


Reference: www.livescience.com

Friday, March 6, 2020

Ex-Alabama Mr. Baseball shows life as an English teacher in Shanghai amid the coronavirus outbreak


Ex-Alabama Mr. Baseball shows life as an English teacher in Shanghai amid the coronavirus outbreak


Article Excerpt: "... Koger, a 2011 Huntsville High graduate, recently put together a video about living in China and his job as a teacher and all with the backdrop of the coronavirus. The video both underscores the seriousness of the coronavirus..."


Reference: www.al.com

Saturday, August 31, 2019

China's lunar rover has found something weird on the moon's far side


China's lunar rover has found something weird on the moon's far side


Article Excerpt: "... as to the nature of the colored substance and have said only that it is "gel-like" and has an "unusual color..."


Reference: www.nbcnews.com

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

China's iSpace to launch orbital rocket before July 2019


China's iSpace to launch orbital rocket before July 2019


Article Excerpt: "... Chinese private firm iSpace said it will complete its first orbital rocket launch in the first half of 2019. iSpace, also known as Beijing Interstellar Glory Space Technology, said on Wednesday that it ..."


Reference: www.globaltimes.cn

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