Onward and Skyward

With new efforts aimed at the stars, China seeks to revive its astronomical reputation

10:53am, November 16, 2012

High in Beijing’s sky, the August sun glows red by midafternoon, a star struggling to illuminate China’s crowded capital from above the dust and pollution.

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