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Shenzhou-10: Female taikonaut gives China's first lecture from space (VIDEO)

News   •   Jun 20, 2013 07:45 GMT

China's second female astronaut in space, Wang Yaping, delivered the country's first-ever video lecture from space on Thursday morning.

The lecture, which ran from 10:04 am to 10:55 am Beijing time and focused on motion in a microgravity environment, liquid surface tension and Newtonian laws. The lecture was beamed via video link to Earth from the Tiangong-1 space module, which is currently docked with the astronauts' Shenzhou-10 spacecraft.

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