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China has lift-off for its new space station

The core module of China’s future Tiangong space station blasted off Thursday morning from southern Hainan island’s Wenchang Space Launch Center, marking a key next step in establishing a permanent human presence in space. China’s space station is poised to be the only habitable artificial satellite when the International Space Station (ISS) is decommissioned by 2024. The […]