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Tuesday, November 24, 2020

China has launched a mission to try to retrieve rock samples from the Moon. Its robotic Chang'e-5 spacecraft departed the Wenchang launch complex on a Long March 5 rocket early on Tuesday morning local time, and if successful should return to Earth in mid-December.



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How cute. They're sending a robot to bring back samples. From the moon.

#1 | Posted by jpw at 2020-11-24 10:37 AM | Reply

Really, we did this in 1969 but we didn't send a robot.

#2 | Posted by danni at 2020-11-24 12:34 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

Better later than never. I always say. When I am late.

#3 | Posted by donnerboy at 2020-11-25 12:01 PM | Reply

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