Saturday, September 27, 2008

Chinese Astronauts Performs China's First Spacewalk

Chinese astronauts completed China's first spacewalk. It went off well with two of the astronauts out in space and one monitoring everything from inside. The historic first for the Chinese was recorded complete with one of the astronauts waving the flag.

It looks like the space race just got a little more crowded. A race to put the first human on Mars perhaps?,2933,429167,00.html

"A Chinese astronaut on Saturday performed the nation's first-ever spacewalk, the latest milestone in an ambitious program that is increasingly rivaling the United States and Russia in its rapid expansion."

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