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  1. Space mission inspires young rocket scientists

    Posted Sep 27th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... rocket- and parachute-making workshops, paper-aeroplane flying competitions and talks on China's space technology development programmes. School principal Yung Pui-king said the nation's third manned mission and first space walk provided an opportunity to boost students' understanding of their motherland. 'By engaging the whole school in relevant activities, we can ...

  2. Great myth of Wall consigned to history

    Posted Mar 13th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Grace Liu When China's first man in space returned to terra firma he bought with him news that he could not see the Great Wall from space, dispelling a commonly held myth and leading to rewriting of the nation's schoolbooks. It was popularly believed on the mainland that US astronaut Neil Armstrong had proclaimed the Great Wall was visible from the moon. This myth was kept ...

  3. NPC Brief

    Posted Mar 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Launch of first lunar satellite put off The mainland has postponed the launch of its first lunar satellite, Chang'e 1, from April to September to capitalise on better orbit conditions, Zhang Yunchuan, head of the Commission of Science Technology and ...

  4. Starry-eyed about exploring space

    Posted May 09th 2010, 12:00am by Kobi Chan

    ... and she dreamed about exploring the stars when she grew up. Jessica, now 14, and her younger brother James Kung Chun-hin, 13, are still striving to explore the universe by either becoming ... Chamber of Commerce, the China Astronaut Research and Training Centre, and the Xichang Satellite Launch Centre. It will last for seven days. Chan Ki-hung, curator of the Space Museum, said ...

  5. Class Notes

    Posted Jul 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and early August. Visit: http://ageing.hku.hk Space exploration tools on show Polytechnic University will showcase a batch of sampling tools for space exploration developed by its researchers, during an exhibition running from today until September 26. Several PolyU and overseas experts will also talk about exploration of possible signs of life in outer space and health issues ...

  6. What's On

    Posted May 20th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... piece, A Construction of a Weird Architectural Space, explores the relationship between dance and visual art. The performance will be staged today and tomorrow at 8pm and on Sunday at 3pm ...

  7. Mailbag

    Posted Apr 04th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... candidates over a 'confusing' composition topic in the Use of English examination. Candidates were asked to decide whether to donate money for space exploration or improvement of healthcare and education in China. Many candidates mistakenly thought that 'space exploration' meant 'opening up new land' and 'developing inland areas', and are now threatening ...

  8. Children 'can learn best from parents'

    Posted May 01st 2009, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... The trick was to give children the space to explore. They were natural learners and learning was based on experience which could happen anytime and anywhere. Professor Lam suggested parents should ... providing quality time, he added, Kit was important to give children free time as they tended to explore on their own. ...

  9. Improving Skill Sets

    Posted Jul 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the competitive market space and explore strategic options in effective marketing management. The programme runs on October 15 and 16. Enrolment is open until September 26. The tuition fee for each ...

  10. Learning is out of this world

    Posted Jul 07th 2004, 12:00am by Flora Wu

    ... plus all the other planets put together. Field trips to sky shows like 'Exploring Giant Planets' at the Hong Kong Space Museum allow children to have fun, learn and pursue big dreams. ... with the sky show is an exhibition 'Exploring Giant Planets'. Tickets are available at the Space Museum Box Office, and prices range from $24 to $32. Students get in for half-price ...




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