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Latest News About Chinas Space Program Archive
15 December 2008, 06:00 PM ET
China launched a secretive Earth observation satellite early Monday.
10 December 2008, 12:36 PM ET
A global rush to the moon has some pondering property rights out there.
02 December 2008, 01:47 PM ET
NASA is hosting Earth and space science working group meetings with officials from the China National Space Administration (CNSA).
16 October 2008, 01:09 PM ET
Experts say China's space capabilities could surpass U.S. technology.
30 September 2008, 03:48 PM ET
In the wake of the stunning success of its third manned space mission, China is sitting proud and looking ahead to its future in space.
29 September 2008, 11:12 AM ET
The three Shenzhou 7 astronauts arrived Monday in Beijing to a homecoming parade.
28 September 2008, 05:37 AM ET
Shenzhou 7, China’s third manned flight to space, has landed safely on Earth.
27 September 2008, 04:37 PM ET
With a successful spacewalk behind them, Chinese astronauts are preparing to return home to Earth.
27 September 2008, 05:10 AM ET
A Chinese astronaut has completed his nation's first ever foray into space beyond the confines of a spacecraft.
27 September 2008, 04:42 AM ET
26 September 2008, 01:02 PM ET
Chinese astronauts are making final preparations for their country's first spacewalk Saturday.
25 September 2008, 09:13 AM ET
China has successfully rocketed three astronauts to space.
24 September 2008, 05:45 PM ET
China is set to launch its third manned mission into space Thursday.
16 September 2008, 11:42 AM ET
China has selected a fighter pilot to be its first spacewalker.
15 September 2008, 02:32 PM ET
China is gearing up for its third manned spaceflight, set to include its first ever spacewalk, later this month.
08 August 2008, 10:56 AM ET
Astronauts from various countries carried the torch for the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
25 July 2008, 12:35 AM ET
Observers will chase an eclipse further north than ever before.
24 June 2008, 07:00 AM ET
China is stepping up and out in the world of space exploration.
10 June 2008, 10:11 AM ET
China successfully launched the Chinasat-9 satellite into orbit Monday.
09 June 2008, 07:00 AM ET
Satellites can monitor disasters but the imagery isn't widely available.
05 May 2008, 07:00 AM ET
Chinese satellites will cover Asia by 2010, but frequencies aren't set.
17 April 2008, 09:17 AM ET
Space science research is having a major impact on our daily lives.
31 March 2008, 07:00 AM ET
Japanese and Chinese lunar orbiter missions are likely to be extended.
06 March 2008, 11:02 AM ET
A new Pentagon report spotlights China's efforts to limit space access to others.
03 March 2008, 07:00 AM ET
China's Chang'e 2 moon probe is slated to launch in 2009, reports say.
03 March 2008, 05:47 AM ET
Satellite maker Loral seeks to thwart rival Thales Alenia's plans.
28 February 2008, 04:40 PM ET
China successfully tested its spacesuits and airlock.
12 February 2008, 05:58 AM ET
A former Boeing engineer was arrested for allegedly sharing trade secrets with China.
07 February 2008, 04:40 PM ET
A robotic observatory opened on one of Earth's most remote locations.
03 January 2008, 06:29 AM ET
Researchers will observe the elusive Quadrantid shower for over 9 hours.
02 January 2008, 02:49 PM ET
The coming year is going to be a full one on Florida's Space Coast.
27 December 2007, 07:00 AM ET
It's been a busy year for spaceflight in the U.S. and around the world.
12 December 2007, 10:52 AM ET
China's president hailed the success of the nation's first moon probe.
12 November 2007, 03:11 PM ET
A Chinese Earth-watching satellite launched into space early Monday.
01 November 2007, 06:18 PM ET
China says there is no Asian space race under way.
24 October 2007, 12:13 PM ET
A prototype lunar prospecting robot has been developed at Carnegie Mellon.