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China releases incredible images of the moon’s surface | Fox News

China’s Yutu moon rover (Chinese Academy of Sciences/China National Space Administration /The Science and Application Center for Moon and Deepspace Exploration/Emily Lakdawalla)

Chinas National Space Administration has released a slew of stunning moon images taken by its Chang’e 3 lander and Yutu rover.

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The Planetary Society has posted many of the color HD images on its website. The images show, for instance, the Yutu rover driving over the moons surface and also the Chang’e 3 lander within an incredible moonscape.

The unmanned Chang’e 3 lunar mission arrived at the moon in December 2013. This past year the Yutu rover found evidence of the new kind of balsatic rock around the moons surface.

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China also expects to land a probe around the so-known as negative side from the moon 2 yrs sooner than planned, the countrys condition media lately reported. The Chang’e 4 lander will achieve the moon in 2018 rather from the earlier mark of 2020, based on media reports.

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