Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell vowed on Wednesday that he and his fellow policymakers would "keep at" their battle to beat down inflation, as the U.S. central bank hiked interest rates by three-quarters of a percentage point for a third straight time and signaled that borrowing costs would keep rising this year.
China launched a Long March 2D carrier rocket to send a multitasking satellite into orbit from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China on Wednesday (Sept. 21) morning, according to China Aerospace Science and Technology Corp.
Chinese researchers found water-bearing minerals in plate-like hard crust rocks near the landing area of the rover Zhurong, which proved that there had been a lot of liquid water activities in the landing area since 1 billion years ago, the China National Space Administration (CNSA) said Sunday.
Three Chinese astronauts, or taikonauts, -- Chen Dong, Liu Yang and Cai Xuzhe, who are on a six-month stay in orbit, talked from space with the youth from eight African countries on Tuesday via video link, sharing their experience, including their life and scientific work, in the Shenzhou-14 mission.
By studying lunar soil brought back by China's Chang'e-5 probe, researchers found reliable evidence of the disproportionation origin of nanophase iron on the moon, according to a study published in Nature Astronomy on Thursday.
China's Shenzhou-14 astronauts Chen Dong and Liu Yang successfully exited the space station lab module Wentian on Thursday to conduct extravehicular activities (EVAs), according to the China Manned Space Agency (CMSA).
NASA aims to make a second attempt to launch its giant next-generation moon rocket on Saturday, Sept. 3, five days after a pair of technical issues foiled an initial try at getting the spacecraft off the ground for the first time, agency officials said on Tuesday.
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