Chinese Probe Successfully Lands On The Moon (25)

Forbes 2013.12.14 20:51
Earlier today, the Chinese lunar probe Chang'e-3 successfully landed on the Moon. This successful "soft landing" made China the first country to land a probe on the surface of the Moon in 37 years, and is only the third country to have done so. Illustration of Chang'e-3 in Lunar orbit (Credit: CNSA) Chang'e-3 began its landing procedure at about 8am EST today.
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