Posted inBeijingChinaFranceItalyWorld

Small step for China’s manned lunar mission: measuring the distance

The first thing to do before embarking on any journey is to plan the route and judge the distance. Measuring the distance between moon and Earth is precisely what China has just done as it steps up a space program that includes plans to send ‘taikonauts’ to the moon. According to calculations, China’s space travelers […]