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Fraser
2014-Oct-24, 03:21 AM
China launched a robotic mission to the Moon today (Oct. 23 EDT/Oct. 24 BJT) that will test a slew of key technologies required to gather samples from the Moon’s surface and return them to Earth later this decade for analysis by researchers. Today’s unmanned launch of what has been dubbed “Chang’e-5 T1” is a technology […]

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