Yutu rover

China releases HD photos of moon

China releases HD photos of moon

One can create a user account on China's Science and Application Center for Moon and Deepspace Exploration website to download the pictures themselves.

Jan 31, 2016, 20:58 PM IST

China`s lunar probe observes stars, explores Moon

China`s lunar probe mission, which made the first soft-landing on the Moon since 1976, has collected a large amount of space observation and exploration data, authorities said today.

Jan 18, 2014, 18:52 PM IST

Chinese rover obtains first spectrum of lunar rock

The Active Particle-induced X-ray Spectrometer (APXS) that was carried by Chang`e-3 satellite`s Yutu rover, obtained its first X-ray fluorescence spectrum of lunar regolith around the landing site on December 25.

Jan 01, 2014, 10:42 AM IST