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China launches 2 astronauts to the Tiangong-2 lab for a 30-day visit that will set the nation’s new record for staying in space

4 days ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
hina's ambitious space program took another step forward with the launch of the Shenzhou-11 spacecraft for a trip to an orbiting lab. By 2020, the nation intends to send an unmanned rover to Mars, and by 2025, it wants to put an astronaut on the moon.
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is the editor-in-chief of SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.