A collaboration between Taiwan and Mexico aims to build a new observatory in California that will study the Solar System beyond Neptune.
Tibet will soon have its first professional radio telescope, based at the Yangbajain Astronomical Observatory near the capital of Lhasa.
Researchers have discovered an aging blue supergiant star located far beyond our Milky Way Galaxy in the constellation Virgo.
China is planning to launch a high-resolution Earth observation satellite this month.
An experimental version of the Chang’e-5 lunar explorer will be launched before 2015 to carry out re-entry tests on the capsule, said its chief designer.
Researchers say that the 9.0 magnitude Japan earthquake of March 2011 was so strong that soundwaves were picked up directly in space.
The Tiangong-2 lab module will be launched in two years as a precursor to the building of a space station in 2020.
China’s Shenzhou-10 spacecraft will be launched sometime between June and August, the China National Space Administration announced.
South Korea successfully launched a rocket on Wednesday, its third attempt to place a satellite into space.
Astronomers have found that the Universe cooled down just the way the Big Bang theory predicts.