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In space, the U.S. sees a rival in China

Asia Pacific / Science & Health Jan 6, 2019

In space, the U.S. sees a rival in China

During the Cold War, U.S. eyes were riveted on the Soviet Union's rockets and satellites. In recent years, it has been China's space programs that have most worried U.S. strategists. China, whose space effort is run by the People's Liberation Army, today launches more rockets ...

Space pioneer: Earth needs climate 'reality check'

World / Science & Health Dec 5, 2018

Space pioneer: Earth needs climate 'reality check'

The world needs a "reality check" on the threat posed by climate change, NASA astronaut Mae Jemison said Tuesday at a U.N. summit to chart mankind's path away from runaway global warming. Jemison, the first African-American woman in space, brought a little galactic perspective to ...