Showing posts with label Chang'e-5. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Chang'e-5. Show all posts

Tuesday, January 04, 2022

China plans missions to moon's south pole- China.org.cn

China plans missions to moon's south pole


China has approved the fourth phase of its lunar exploration program, including a basic model of a research station built on the moon over the coming decade, according to the China National Space Administration.

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

China’s Chang’e 5 mission has returned samples from the moon to Earth | New Scientist

China’s Chang’e 5 mission has returned samples from the moon to Earth

The first samples of moon rocks to come back to Earth since 1976 have landed. On 16 December, the Chinese Chang’e 5 spacecraft brought back about two kilograms of lunar material after a quick mission lasting only about two days on the moon’s surface.

Thursday, December 03, 2020

China's Chang'e 5 is bringing back the first moon rocks in 44 years | New Scientist

Chang'e 5


Chang’e 5 is on the last leg of its mission on the moon. After a visit to the lunar surface lasting less than 48 hours, it is back in orbit around the moon and ready to bring its samples home so that scientists on Earth can analyse them.

Sunday, November 22, 2020

China's Chang'e-5 spaceship launches to the moon in mission to collect lunar rocks | Live Ruptly

Chang'e-4 spaceship


The Chinese spaceship Chang'e-5 is expected to launch to the moon on Tuesday, November 24 (local time) from the Wenchang Satellite Launch Centre in Hainan.

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