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 morning in a live broadcast from space.Friday, 21 June, 2013, 4:44am
A Chinese astronaut orbiting more than 300 kilometres above the earth’s surface delivered a video class to children across the country on Thursday, state television showed in a live broadcast.
Wearing a blue space suit, Wang Yaping, the second Chinese woman in space, demonstrated how a variety of objects – from a bubble of water to a spinning toy – behave in zero gravity.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
Shenzhou X docked with the orbiting Tiangong I yesterday and three Chinese astronauts who had spent nearly two days in the cramped spacecraft moved into the much more spacious and well-equipped space module to live and work for 12 days.14 Jun 2013 - 4:43am 1 comment
Three astronauts, including China’s second woman in space, are spending 15 days in orbit as the country’s ambitious space programme reaches another milestone.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am