The newly opened planetarium in Shanghai is thought to be the biggest in the world. Photo: AFP The newly opened planetarium in Shanghai is thought to be the biggest in the world. Photo: AFP
The newly opened planetarium in Shanghai is thought to be the biggest in the world. Photo: AFP

‘World’s biggest’ planetarium looks at space through China’s lens

  • Shanghai facility showcases Chinese advances, with only passing mention of US and Soviet Union
  • Opening comes as country develops its own space station and rovers scours the surface of Mars

Topic |   China science
The newly opened planetarium in Shanghai is thought to be the biggest in the world. Photo: AFP The newly opened planetarium in Shanghai is thought to be the biggest in the world. Photo: AFP
The newly opened planetarium in Shanghai is thought to be the biggest in the world. Photo: AFP
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