Hyperspectral imaging expert Xiang Libin (right) receives the prestigious accolade from President Xi Jinping during the annual national science and technology awards ceremony in Beijing on Friday. Credit: Xinhua

The hidden man fuelling China’s military ambitions: Xiang Libin honoured for work on ‘super camera’ to aid spy satellites

Latest breakthrough means China may now be able to track missile launch sites and other targets even if they are camouflaged or hidden underground

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Hyperspectral imaging expert Xiang Libin (right) receives the prestigious accolade from President Xi Jinping during the annual national science and technology awards ceremony in Beijing on Friday. Credit: Xinhua
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