China is racing to become a major space superpower and could be the first nation to make contact with alien life by using the world’s largest radio dish which can detect signals from the deepest depths of space. Last year Earth’s most-populous country became a space exploration powerhouse after it fired its brand new lab Tiangong 2 into low orbit – joining only the US and Russia. China made the move following numerous dozens of suspected-extraterrestrial encounters, including claims that a UFO was

seen over the Great Wall of China last week. The superpower has now poured billions of pounds into space exploration and the world’s largest dish to detect alien signals coming from other galaxies. Chinese President Xi Jinping said the bold project would “enable us to take larger and further steps in space exploration, and make new contributions to building up China as a space power.”  READ MORE