North Korea launched one in April - so it claims - but last week it was South Korea's turn to watch a self-produced rocket lift off towards earth's orbit.Sunday, 30 August, 2009, 12:00am
In the story headlined 'Success is especially sweet for students at special school' on C1 yesterday, the name of the school - the J.F. Kennedy Centre in Sandy Bay - was left out. The error occurred in the editing process.10 Aug 2007 - 12:00am
I refer to the debate among your readers regarding the merits of the human space flight program in China ('Lost in space', November 4).
One important mission of such flights is beyond national pride and prestige or even exploring for minerals on distant planets.6 Nov 2003 - 12:00am
WHAT IS THE point? I cannot be the only person to have asked that question on reading that China is on the verge of a manned space mission following the successful launch and recovery on Sunday of another test capsule.7 Jan 2003 - 12:00am
Thirteen Days looks at the Cuban missile crisis of October 1962 and how close the world came to an all-out nuclear war between the United States and the then Soviet Union. The crisis forced the Americans to contemplate the implications of a full- blown nuclear war.23 May 2001 - 12:00am
DAVID Chu (South China Morning Post, April 18) said US president John F Kennedy once exhorted his countrymen: 'Don't ask what your country can do for you but what you can do for your country.' If he is going to quote the best known line from President Kennedy's inaugural address on January 20, 1961, he might as well use his exact words.25 Apr 1995 - 12:00am