December 2013

China launches rocket with its first moon lander and rover

December 2nd, 2013|Categories: News, Photography|Tags: , , , |

BEIJING-- In hopes of ensuring that the next man on the moon is Chinese, Beijing launched a rocket carrying a buggy-like vehicle that is expected to roam and explore the moon's surface for three months. The Long March rocket lifted off from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Sichuan Province [...]