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This recent undated photo shows the Hard X-ray Modulation Telescope, named Insight, being lifted onto a Long March-4B rocket at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China's Gobi Desert. | STR/AFP/Getty Images
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China Sends Its First X-ray Telescope Into Orbit

The country's Hard X-ray Modulation Telescope, named Insight, will study black holes, pulsars, and gamma-ray bursts.

Published On 06/15/2017
10:51 AM EDT