Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Space China

Liu Yang Becomes China's First Female Astronaut 229

Posted by timothy
from the holding-up-half-of-heaven dept.
China launched Saturday a rocket bearing three astronauts and an experimental orbiting module intended to presage a full-fledged space station at the end of this decade. While that's big news in itself, the launch also marks the first trip for a female Chinese astronaut. The BBC has a brief video, including part of a pre-launch press conference introducing 33-year-old astronaut Liu Yang, as well as her crewmates.
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Liu Yang Becomes China's First Female Astronaut

Comments Filter:

2.4 statute miles of surgical tubing at Yale U. = 1 I.V.League

Working...