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China gears up to build a deep-space lab in Luxembourg

China gears up to build a deep-space lab in Luxembourg

A memorandum of the cooperation was signed by the NSSC and the Luxembourg Ministry of the Economy on Tuesday.

Jan 17, 2018, 13:15 PM IST
China's first unmanned cargo spacecraft docks with space lab

China's first unmanned cargo spacecraft docks with space lab

The Tianzhou-1 cargo spacecraft successfully completed automated docking with the orbiting space lab at 12:23 PM (local time), according to Beijing Aerospace Control Centre.

Apr 22, 2017, 19:16 PM IST
Miniature laboratory, the size of a tissue box kick-starts experiments in outer space!

Miniature laboratory, the size of a tissue box kick-starts experiments in outer space!

In space, with hardly any interference from earth’s gravity, cells and molecules behave differently, helping researchers make discoveries in fields from medicine to agriculture.

Mar 16, 2017, 20:45 PM IST
China to launch second space lab

China to launch second space lab

China's multi-billion-dollar space programme aims to put a permanent manned space station into service around 2022.

Feb 28, 2016, 12:04 PM IST

Ageing ISS a space lab of `unlimited` opportunity

It may be 350 kilometers (215 miles) above Earth and a place that only a privileged few will ever visit, but the ISS is crucial to advances in science, health and technology, experts say.

Jan 27, 2014, 13:59 PM IST

China to launch 2nd manned spacecraft to test its space lab

China will launch a second manned space mission this month to test its space lab being built to rival Mir, the international space station being operated by Russia and the US.

Jun 03, 2013, 17:40 PM IST

China reschedules launch of its first space lab

China has rescheduled the launch of the first unmanned space lab Tiangong-1 due to the failure of an experimental orbiter, a spokesperson said Thursday.

Sep 01, 2011, 20:53 PM IST