New eye in the sky
A satellite jointly developed by China and Brazil became fully operational on Tuesday.
Control of the CBERS 4 remote sensing satellite was handed over to the China Center for Resources Satellite Data and Application at a ceremony in Beijing.
CBERS 4 was sent into orbit by a Long March 4B rocket in December.
CBERS 4 has taken more than 200,000 images of the Earth with its cutting edge cameras, such as