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Shenzhou-12: China launches first astronauts to new space station [Video]

The first crew to be sent to China’s new space station has docked.The Shenzhou-12 mission arrived after blasting off from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center nearly seven hours earlier. The three astronauts on board will stay for three months on the orbiting laboratory.And, as Al Jazeera’s Katrina Yu reports, the mission is only the third of a total of 11 missions planned for the next 18 months to complete its construction.

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China set to launch astronauts into orbit to work on its new space station | The World [Video]

China is preparing to send humans into space, for the first time in nearly five years. Three astronauts will travel to the country’s new space station, where they will conduct spacewalks and science experiments. Jordyn Butler reports. Subscribe: http://ab.co/1svxLVE Read more here:ABC News provides around the clock coverage of news events as they break in Australia and abroad, including the latest coronavirus pandemic updates. It’s news when you want it, from Australia’s most trusted news organisation.For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZYWatch more ABC News content ad-free on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1Go deeper on our ABC News In-depth channel: https://ab.co/2lNeBn2Like ABC News on Facebook: http://facebook.com/abcnews.auFollow ABC News on Instagram: http://instagram.com/abcnews_auFollow ABC News on Twitter: http://twitter.com/abcnews#ABCNews #ABCNewsAustralia

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SOUTHERN AFRICA

Best View Yet of Exceptional Cosmic Explosion Challenges Established Theory of Gamma-Ray Bursts in the Universe [Video]

Observation challenges established theory of gamma-ray bursts in the universe. Scientists have gained the best view yet of the brightest explosions in the universe: A specialized observatory in Namibia has recorded the most energetic radiation and longest gamma-ray afterglow of a so-called gamma-ra

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CALIFORNIA

Report on possible UFO sightings due in Congress next month [Video]

Investigative filmmaker Jeremy Corbell joined FOX 11 to discuss possible UFO sightings.Subscribe to FOX 11 Los Angeles: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHfF8wFnipMeDpJf8OmMxDg?sub_confirmation=1Watch FOX 11 Los Angeles Live: https://www.foxla.com/liveFOX 11 delivers breaking news, live events, undercover investigations, police chases, true crime files, business news, celebrities and entertainment on Good Day LA (GDLA) and local stories from Los Angeles, Long Beach, Pasadena and across the nation.Watch more FOX 11 on YouTube:Police Chases: https://bit.ly/3t2xQqcFunny Moments: https://bit.ly/3cbbFXXCelebrity Interviews: https://bit.ly/38kakg8Archives: https://bit.ly/30qtxsoDownload the FOX 11 News app: https://www.foxla.com/appsDownload the FOX 11 Weather app: https://www.foxla.com/appsFollow FOX 11 Los Angeles on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fox11la/Follow FOX 11 Los Angeles on Twitter: https://twitter.com/foxla/Follow FOX 11 Los Angeles on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/foxla/Subscribe to the FOX 11 newsletter: https://www.foxla.com/email

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China Becomes Second Country to Reach Red Planet [Video]

China is officially the second country to land on Mars. Saturday morning local time, state media reported the country successfully landed its Tianwen-1 spacecraft on the Red Planet, and will soon launch a rover to study the fourth rock’s geology and climate. It’s China’s first solo mission to […]

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China launches key module of space station planned for 2022 [Video]

China has launched a rocket carrying the core module of its planned space station into orbit.The Long March 5-B rocket took off from the Wenchang Space Launch Centre on the southern island of Hainan.The module will provide electricity and propulsion to the space station and can accommodate three astronauts for up to six months. Al Jazeera’s Katrina Yu reports from Beijing, China.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/#China