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China's Rover Makes Tracks On Far Side Of The Moon In First Historic Steps

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China's Rover Makes Tracks On Far Side Of The Moon In First Historic Steps

China's Rover Makes Tracks On Far Side Of The Moon In First Historic Steps

According to a report by Business Insider, new photos released by China's space agency show its lunar rover leaving tracks on the dark side of the moon, the first historic steps of its exploratory mission.

On Thursday, China landed its Chang'e 4 spacecraft on the moon's far side, an accomplishment no other nation on earth has achieved before.

Business Insider reports that the new images show the craft's rover, called the Yutu 2, making its first steps across the lunar surface.

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China's Rover Makes Tracks On Far Side Of The Moon In First Historic Steps

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