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06.24.12
Chinese astronauts go hands-on, manually dock with orbiting module
06.24.12

Chinese astronauts go hands-on, manually dock with orbiting module

Looks like China continues to add to its space cred after recently joining the rarefied ranks of c...

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06.18.12
China conducts its first crewed spaceship docking, gives east Asia its place in space (updated)
06.18.12

China conducts its first crewed spaceship docking, gives east Asia its place in space (updated)

Believe it or not, the only countries to have docked a human-helmed spacecraft in the first 50 yea...

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11.03.11
China launches unmanned, auto-docking spacecraft
11.03.11

China launches unmanned, auto-docking spacecraft

China isn't wasting any time getting its space station ducks in a row. After launching the first...

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09.27.11
China readies its own space station module for launch
09.27.11

China readies its own space station module for launch

Presumably feeling a little left out after being turned down from the global love-in that is th...

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01.26.09
China's Tiangong 1 space station unveiled for tiny Taikonauts
01.26.09

China's Tiangong 1 space station unveiled for tiny Taikonauts

Ok, it's just a scale model, but what you're looking at is the first module from China's budding Ti...

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