Inside China's plans to conquer space
Beijing's focus on the moon has sparked talk of a new space race with the U.S.
China Accuses U.S. Of Trying to Turn Outer Space Into a Battlefield
In response to a U.S. Department of Defense report, China has said the U.S. "defined space as a war-fighting domain."
Pentagon's Biggest Concerns about Space Revealed in New Report
According to the report, the U.S. must take measures to win a new space race with China, both back to the Moon and eventually to Mars.
China Insists It Won't Take Over the Moon After NASA Comments
Advancing quickly in space, China has laid out plans for several moon missions in coming years, prompting a warning from NASA boss Bill Nelson.
Space Race, Cyberthreats Are Risks to Global Economy, Says Economic Forum
"We're at the point now where cyberthreats are growing faster than our ability to effectively prevent and manage them," said a risk management leader.
China, Russia and America: A Cold War in Cold Space
China has made it clear it wants cooperation from scientists around the world.
U.S. Moon Landing Was a Hoax, Half of Russians Believe
Poll also showed 36 percent believe aliens occasionally visit Earth.
Russian Space Agency Says SpaceX Launch 'Should Have Happened Long Ago'
"Now it's not only the Russians flying to the ISS, but also the Americans," the Roscosmos spokesperson said.
A $2 Billion Prize Will Develop the Moon for Less Than Waiting on NASA
And if you don't believe us, just ask Elon Musk.
Long-Lost Soviet Spacecraft to Crash Into Earth
The probe was supposed to visit Venus, but a failure during launch meant it has been marooned in space for almost 50 years.
Google Doodle Notes Female Native American Engineer
She helped put man on the moon.
Startup Fires Satellites in Space Without FCC Approval
The FCC ruled the firm's tiny satellites were too small to be adequately monitored, and risked collision with other spacecraft.
The Story of the Soviet Pup That First Orbited Earth
Picked up from the streets of Moscow, Laika had just weeks of preparation for a groundbreaking and tragic journey that gave the Kremlin the lead in the space race.
Why Isn't There a Space Race to Mars?
We aren't rushing to Mars largely because those in the position to fund such a race have seen the bill for the last one.
The Moon Landing Speech Nixon Never Had to Give
"Fate has ordained that the men who went to the moon to explore in peace will stay on the moon to rest in peace."
Space Race To Hunt, Mine Asteroids In Next Five Years
The Chinese have plans to hunt, mine and even build a space station on asteroids, but are decades away from most ambitions.
New History of DARPA Reveals Wacky, Terrifying Schemes
The government's defense science agency counts Agent Orange, bunny ESP and draining the Great Lakes among its interests and achievements.
India Launches 104 Satellites, Making New Record
India launched more than double the amount previously launched at once by Russia.
Most Americans Would Reject a Free Trip to Space
Poll reveals Americans' modern attitude toward travel outside Earth's atmosphere.
The Dirty Secrets Behind the Race to Put a Man on the Moon
The polished-smooth history of the lunar landings is in fact a tale of bumbling and bickering, full of outlandish schemes that even included nuking the moon
Dr. Strangelove Goes to the Moon
Recently declassified top-secret documents reveal the many bizarre—and occasionally scary—schemes behind the frantic scramble to win the space race