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The Chinese government says a robot probe launched to return lunar rocks to Earth has landed on the moon. The official China News Service said the Chang'e 5 "successfully landed on the moon in the pre-selected landing area." It gave no more details.
originally posted by: Churchhousecreeper
The US and Russia have previously collected moon samples, so this would make them 3rd to do so.
Congratulations to them nonetheless!
originally posted by: TheAlleghenyGentleman
a reply to: cooperton
There is a caption. C’mon people.....
An artist's impression of the Chang'e 5 robotic lunar sample collection spacecraft on the surface of the moon. / Credit: CCTV via The Planetary Society