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China Prepares for Manned Space Flight

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China Prepares for Manned Space Flight

China Prepares for Manned Space Flight

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China is expected to soon launch a spacecraft into orbit with up to three astronauts on board. If China succeeds, it will become only the third nation in history to send humans into space. NPR's Rob Gifford reports.