China Moon mission lands Chang’e-4 spacecraft on far side

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According to (This article and its images were originally posted on BBC News – Science & Environment January 2, 2019 at 07:42AM.)

 China has successfully landed robotic spacecraft on the Moon’s far side, state media say.

An unmanned spacecraft, the Chang’e-4, deployed the static lander and rover touching down in the South Pole-Aitken basin, according to Global Times.

The vehicles are carrying instruments to characterise the region’s geology, as well as a biological experiment.

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This article and images were originally posted on [BBC News – Science & Environment] January 2, 2019 at 07:42AM. Credit to the original author and BBC News – Science & Environment | ESIST.T>G>S Recommended Articles Of The Day.

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