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China: Space trends

This List covers trend insights about the space that are specific to China, insights curated between 2017 to 2020.

This List covers trend insights about the space that are specific to China, insights curated between 2017 to 2020.

Curated by

  • C-Clark

Last updated: 17 November 2020

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China showcases plans to become the leading space power
Popular Science
China's looking to boost its space program, with a heavy rocket, new Compass navigation satellites, and a space debris monitoring center.
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A test of china's true intentions in space
Stratfor
China's recent launch test highlights the dual nature of most space technologies. Like the United States and Russia, China recognizes the importance of space to modern military warfare. In the nearly 10 years since it conducted its first successful anti-satellite weapons (ASAT) test, Beijing's interest in cultivating an array of ASAT capabilities has been well known. Now, some observers speculate
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With first-ever landing on moon’s farside, china enters “luna incognita”
Scientific American
The Chang’e 4 mission could have major effects on earthbound science and politics
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China: chinese space agency lands probe on the moon's far side
Stratfor
The accomplishment is a first for lunar exploration and moves China closer to matching the capabilities of the United States in space.
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China pushes for primacy in space
The Wall Street Journal
China is poised to realize an ambitious mission to the far side of the moon, the most immediate of many planned milestones in its effort to challenge America’s half-century long supremacy in space.
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China's giant leap into a new space race
Stratfor
Chinese ambitions in low-Earth orbit and beyond have generated talk of a Space Race 2.0, but don't expect a repeat of the old Cold War competition between the United States and Soviet Union.
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Plans for first chinese solar power station in space revealed
The Sydney Morning Herald
It could reliably supply energy 99 per cent of the time, at six-times the intensity of solar farms on earth, researcher says.
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Manned moon, mars missions among plans
Chinadaily
As planners for manned space missions move steadily toward the goal of placing Chinese astronauts on the moon, they have also started setting their sights on a much farther destination — Mars.
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China's long march to space superpower
Axios
China is pushing deeper into space, but its human spaceflight goals don't directly compete with the U.S.
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China's 'secretive' reusable spacecraft lands successfully - state media
Sky News
The mission comes three years after China vowed to make a reusable spacecraft that could fly like a plane.
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China unveils ambitious moon mission plans for 2024 and beyond
Space
China is planning its Chang'e 7 moon mission, an ambitious suite of lunar spacecraft bound for the south pole.