China schedules Chang'e-5 lunar probe launch2017-01-23
China plans to launch the Chang'e-5 lunar probe at the end of November this year, from the Wenchang Space Launch Center in southern China's Hainan Province, aboard the heavy-lift carrier rocket Long March-5.
E China's Tianshenggang Channel Bridge finishes closure2017-01-22
Photo taken on Jan. 21, 2017 shows the Tianshenggang Channel Bridge of Shanghai-Nantong Yangtze River Bridge linking Zhangjiagang and Nantong of east China's Jiangsu Province. Closure of Tianshenggang Channel Bridge was finished on Saturday.
Shenzhou-11 crew awarded with medals2017-01-21
China on Friday held a ceremony to honor the two astronauts of the Shenzhou-11 spaceflight mission for their outstanding contributions to the country's space endeavors.
First quantum satellite surpasses expectations2017-01-19
Micius, the world's first quantum satellite, has successfully completed four months of in-orbit tests since China launched it on Aug 16, the Chinese Academy of Sciences has announced.
Rocket to cut cost of missions2017-01-10
China conducted on Monday the first flight of a new solid-fuel carrier rocket, which designers say can save clients about $10 million on each mission compared with similar US products.
Two scientists share China's top science award2017-01-10
Chinese President Xi Jinping(C)presents award certificates to physicist Zhao Zhongxian(R)and pharmacologist Tu Youyou, who won China's top science award, at an annual ceremony held to honor distinguished scientists and research achievements in Beijing.