01:27 GMT 30.04.2019
China's Large High Altitude Air Shower Observatory (LHAASO), a cosmic ray detection facility located in the high mountains of Southwest China's Sichuan Province, has recently begun scientific observation of very high energy cosmic rays as it launched its first set of detectors, the project's chief scientists told the Global Times on Thursday.
11:23 GMT 28.04.2019
China has been on track to play a part in the international lunar race for quite some time now, funnelling staggering budget sums into the industry to keep up with the US, which for its part has recently announced a pretentious goal of sending a manned mission back to the Moon, four decades after the Apollo missions.
06:27 GMT 28.04.2019
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01:18 GMT 21.04.2019
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The first liftoff of Russia's new Soyuz-5 medium-lift launch vehicle, set to replace the Ukrainian-made Zenit launcher, from the Baikonur space centre is scheduled for the second half of 2022, the press service for the Russian State Space Corporation Roscosmos told Sputnik on Sunday.
17:38 GMT 12.04.2019
NASA’s Moon-landing plans, as they were depicted by the agency, consist in developing a blueprint on how to get astronauts to the lunar surface in the next five years, but the announcement has caused a stir worldwide, given Trump’s prior directive to build up a special Space Force within the Department of the Air Force.
10:30 GMT 12.04.2019
09:10 GMT 05.04.2019
The country’s space agency has launched a key part of a unique mission, designed to get underground samples from an asteroid, floating in space 300 million kilometres away from our planet. If it is successful a spacecraft will then take these materials and bring them to Earth for the first time in history.
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07:03 GMT 28.03.2019
The development comes shortly after Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that New Delhi had conducted its first anti-satellite (ASAT) missile test on Wednesday, successfully destroying a low earth orbit satellite in space by using a missile which covered a distance of 300 km to engage the target.