China’s Long March to the Moon

Looks like China just did what they said they were going to do.  They just launched a autonomous rover, the Jade Rabbit, to the moon.  You can go to NBC news here for more information.

The Chinese are moving quickly.  Video of their preparations about five hours prior to launch.

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One response to “China’s Long March to the Moon

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