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China and Europe Plan Their First Joint Space Science Mission

The first joint meeting of the European Space Agency (ESA) and the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) National Space Science Center took place Feb. 25-26 in Chengdu, to plan a joint scientific space mission. Proposals were presented separately by scientists … Continue reading

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China’s Academy of Sciences Releases More Lunar Data from Chang’e-3 Mission

  The Chinese Academy of Sciences has posted on its website data collected by the Yutu lunar rover and lander, which was obtained at the end of December, before the two-week hibernation for the lunar night. Both the lander and … Continue reading

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Europe and China Plan Their First Joint Space Science Mission

On Friday, The European Space Agency released the First Announcement for the 1st workshop to plan for a joint scientific space mission with the Chinese Academy of Sciences. This formalizes and adds detail to the October 14 announcement that such … Continue reading

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China Concurs “We Need New Technology Development To Detect” and Protect Against Space Objects

China was among the nine nations that put together a team of 59 scientists to study studying the Chelyabinsk object, the 60-foot-wide space rock traveling 43,000 miles per hour—60 times the speed of sound—as it ripped into Earth’s atmosphere above … Continue reading

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China and Europe Will Meet To Plan Joint Space Science Missions

As the U.S. space program lies in shambles, with the rest of the government, and accusations fly back and forth across the Pacific and from both ends of Pennsylvania Avenue, about who is to blame for denying Chinese-born scientists access … Continue reading

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