May 22, 2021
Managing the Military Problem of Space: The Case of China, Part 1
By Robert Farley
In some ways, China’s space doctrine has grown similar to that of the United States.
May 20, 2021
China’s Tianwen-1 Lands Rover on Mars
By Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan
A significant technological feat for China, Beijing’s accomplishment is also a reminder of the revved-up space competition among the major space powers.
April 29, 2021
China Launches Core Space Station Module
By Abhijnan Rej
The country expects to complete construction of its space station, called Tiangong, next year.
March 26, 2021
China Is Evolving a Distinct Space Culture
By Molly Silk
With all eyes on the development of China’s space technologies, one vital area has been overlooked: the swelling wave of a unique Chinese “space culture.”
June 10, 2019
Why China’s Long March 11 Launch Matters
By Namrata Goswami
The sea-based launch will have critical policy implications for future space missions.
January 04, 2019
China Lands Spacecraft on 'Dark' Side of the Moon
By Ken Moritsugu
With a world first, China is closing in on “space power” status.
December 13, 2017
Did Trump Just Kick off the Space Race 2.0 With China?
By Charlotte Gao
While China pursues its space plan, Donald Trump signs a directive to send U.S. astronauts back to the Moon.
November 13, 2014
China’s Deceptively Weak Anti-Satellite Capabilities
By Jaganath Sankaran
Relax, China's ASAT capabilities do not threaten U.S. satellites.
October 01, 2014
China Launches Experimental Satellites
By Ankit Panda
In September, China launched multiple satellites, including the Yaogan-21 and the experimental Tiantuo-2.
March 19, 2014
China Secretly Tested an Anti-Satellite Missile
By Zachary Keck
A new report “strongly suggests” that China secretly tested a new ASAT missile in May of last year.
March 28, 2013
American Space Strategy: Choose to Steer, Not Drift
America can advance its national interests more effectively by taking an integrated approach to its space capabilities and international cooperation.