• Watch China's rover drive around on the dark side of the moon

    2 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    It's no Wall-e, but it's a start.
    China's national space agency made history on January 2 by landing its Chang'e-4 probe on the far side of the moon. The postcards it has sent back so far are pretty nice.
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  • China and NASA Share Moon Landing Data

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    China's landing of a lunar probe on the dark side of the moon was a big deal, scientifically and on the international political front.
    So was a data collaboration with NASA, the first collaboration since a 2011 law banned such activity without congressional approval. With the government shutdown, it remains unclear whether Capitol Hill gave its okay..
    Chinese space agency's deputy director, Wu Yanhua, and NASA exchanged information to help better monitor the landing, according to the Associated Press. NASA provided information about its lunar orbiter satellite and China shared the time and...
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