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  1. News - China - SPACE

    China's Jade Rabbit moon rover was crippled by a rock, experts reveal

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 05:30am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... investigators had agreed the vehicle hit a rock large enough to cripple its movement. Yutu remained "alive" and the scientific equipment it carried, such as its telescope, was still beaming ...

  2. News - World - SPACE

    ‘Magic island’ in chilly lake on Saturn moon Titan puzzles space watchers

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 08:39pm by GDN

    ... in the radar equipment that could result in the blob. The scientists have whittled the number of potential explanations down to four. It could be one or more icebergs, or material in suspension beneath ...

  3. News - China - SPACE

    China mulls global satellite surveillance after flight 370 riddle

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 05:51am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... By analysing data from numerous satellites positioned at different locations and equipped with different sensors, we can understand much better an area of interest." The project faces ... significantly boost China's rocket-launch capacity and make the project possible, space-industry experts said. Scientists also need to improve the technical quality of the imaging equipment used ...

  4. News - Asia - SPACE

    First Japanese commander of International Space Station appointed

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 02:36pm

    ... astronaut. Kirobo, a pint-sized android equipped with artificial intelligence, was sent as part of a longer-term project to see how a robot can act as a companion for isolated people, particularly ...

  5. Lifestyle - Technology - SPACE

    Scientists and researchers working hard to stop asteroids hitting earth

    Posted Feb 07th 2014, 09:29am by Jamie Carter

    ... of Hawaii say the equipment could be situated on its islands. The station could provide a week's notice of a Chelyabinsk-type asteroid. But once you've found an earth-bound asteroid, what ...

  6. Lifestyle - Technology - SPACE

    International Space Station makes discoveries impossible anywhere else

    Posted Feb 02nd 2014, 02:07am by AFP

    ... pump that served to cool equipment at the ISS. Julie Robinson, a scientist at the US space agency, insisted that the space station, which has a mass of 420 tonnes but is near-weightless ...

  7. News - World - SPACE

    Space Station astronauts investigate cooling unit breakdown

    Posted Dec 13th 2013, 09:36pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Cape Canaveral, United States Astronauts investigate cooling glitch Astronauts aboard the International Space Station dimmed the lights, turned off equipment and put ... of a faulty valve. The system uses ammonia to dissipate heat from on-board equipment. Mission Control ordered the six-man crew to turn off some science experiments and other non-critical equipment ...

  8. News - World - SPACE

    Cosmonauts go for a record walk

    Posted Dec 29th 2013, 05:21am by McClatchy Tribune

    ... controllers. In the process of installing and uninstalling the equipment, the cosmonauts spent eight hours and seven minutes in space- a Russian record. The longest international spacewalk record ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - SPACE

    Hong Kong-developed camera system ‘working well’ on Chang’e-3

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 06:09pm by Ng Kang Chung

    ... and is in good working condition,” said Yung, whose space instrument is designed to support the camera on the Chang’e-3. As with all equipment on moon missions, the system is facing a stringent series ...

  10. News - World - SPACE

    Suni Williams second woman to take charge of International Space Station

    Posted Sep 18th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... lift-off by about a week due to the necessary replacement of a piece of Soyuz on-board equipment. "This will give us time to relax and conduct all the work properly and without any added ... birthday tomorrow, once worked as a diving officer and served in Iraq before working in Moscow in the 1990s with Roscosmos while helping prepare the very first International Space Station crew. She ...




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