China became the third country ever to launch a human into space in 2003 and has been expanding its space program ever since. Get the latest news about China's space program, launches and space missions.
The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs has reissued a notification by China on the future uncontrolled re-entry of the country's robotic Tiangong-1 space lab, which is expected to take place in the next eight months.
China's Tianzhou-1 cargo spacecraft performed an automated docking with the country's orbiting Tiangong-2 space lab Saturday (April 22), according to the Beijing Aerospace Command and Control Center.
The Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical radio Telescope (FAST) is the largest single dish radio telescope int the world. The Science Channel explores the telscope in a new episode of 'Impossible Engineering." Premieres on March 30, 2017.