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  1. News - China - SCIENCE

    Mainland scientist wins prestigious space science award

    Posted Jan 13th 2014, 04:24pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... government leaders to open up space facilities and technology for civilian use. She spent more than five years lobbying high-ranking officials in the military and various ministries ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com A mainland researcher received the Von Karman Award, one of the most prestigious awards in space science, in Washington, the United States last Friday. ...

  2. News - Asia - SCIENCE

    India heads to Mars with budget space mission

    Posted Nov 03rd 2013, 12:42pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Delhi It may be cheap at HK$568m, but work-around launch may add to success of 2008 mission India heads to Mars with budget space mission India has begun the countdown to launch its most ambitious and risky space mission to date- sending a probe to Mars, a project conceived in just 15 months on a tiny budget. After a 2011 Russian-Chinese attempt flopped, ...

  3. News - World - SCIENCE

    Methane-spewing microbe blamed for earth's biggest mass extinction

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 10:04pm by Reuters

    ... close," said Massachusetts Institute of Technology biologist Professor Greg Fournier, one of the researchers. "Many, if not most, of the surviving groups of organisms barely hung on, ...

  4. News - Asia - SCIENCE

    Japan laboratory says stem-cell data faked by researcher Haruko Obokata

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 10:24pm by AFP

    ... Associated Press in Tokyo Committee says researcher manipulated or falsified images of DNA fragments for study hailed as breakthrough in treating disease Japanese scientist 'faked stem cell data' Data in a widely heralded stem-cell research pape ...

  5. News - China - SCIENCE

    Chinese astronaut gives lesson from Tiangong-1 space orbiter

    Posted Jun 21st 2013, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... yesterday's successful space lesson was a big step forward in terms of transparency. A senior satellite designer with the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation, who wished to remain ... Welcome to Space Physics 101 - taught by three astronauts floating in zero gravity aboard the Tiangong-1 orbiter. This was the scene that greeted 60 million mainland students yesterday ...

  6. News - World - SCIENCE

    China seems 'more open' to space collaboration, experts say

    Posted Jan 12th 2014, 10:59pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington French agency chief says question is whether China will join International Space Station China 'more open' to space collaboration China seems more open to international co-operation in space programmes, experts say, with the question now whether the country will join the International Space Station in coming years. "There ...

  7. News - China - SCIENCE

    Genetically modified food is safe to eat, says China's agriculture minister

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 03:29am by MANDY ZUO

    ... in GM technology studies, and many developing countries are also actively following," he said. "We cannot have the technology monopolised by others, and the market cornered ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - SCIENCE

    How I found Richard III underneath a Leicester car park: archaeologist to address Hong Kong Science Museum

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 03:29am by Christy Choi

    ... "Thirty years ago we wouldn't have had the technology. In 30 to 40 years, there would have been no living descendents. Michael and Wendy don't have any kids and probably won't, so ...

  9. News - World - SCIENCE

    Spacesuit flaw delays International Space Station repairs

    Posted Dec 23rd 2013, 05:04am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington Flaw in spacesuit delays space station repairs A new flaw has emerged with a US-made spacesuit, forcing Nasa to delay until tomorrow the next outing to repair the International Space Station, the space agency said. The problem came up in a system that handles water condensation in veteran astronaut Rick Mastracchio's spacesuit after he ...

  10. News - China - SCIENCE

    China marks 10 years of manned spaceflight

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 11:57am by Agence France-Presse in Beijing

    ... funding, this website is not available. We sincerely regret this inconvenience.” Yang’s flight into space 10 years ago “was a highly visible sign of China’s rapid technological and industrial ... leader have really translated into military and economic prestige Joan Johnson-Freese Much of the technology used in space exploration can have military benefits, such as in tracking missiles, ...




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