Chang'e 4 Sends Another Trove of Images from the Moon's Far Side

Success for Chang'e 4 The far side of the moon is finally coming into focus. China’s Chang’e 4 mission became the first to land on the far side of the moon earlier this month, and it sent back an initial, though blurry, picture. Now, Chinese officials have released new high quality images from the craft's first days on the moon.These images, captured by a camera aboard the Chang’e 4 lander, reveal never-before-seen details of the far side of the moon. Among the images are a panoramic view

China says it exchanged data with NASA on far side of moon

China's space agency says it worked with NASA to collect data from the far side of the moon.

Mon 14 Jan 19 from Phys.org

China's moon rover prepares for a rough ride on the dark side

China on Friday hailed its historic mission to the far side of the moon as a "complete success" so far but said new challenges await its rover as it explores rugged terrain.

Fri 11 Jan 19 from Phys.org

China broadcasts spacecraft pictures from moon's far side

China has broadcast pictures taken by its rover and lander on the moon's far side.

Fri 11 Jan 19 from Phys.org

Chang'e 4: Why the moon's far side looks red in new images

The first ever images taken from the surface of the far side of the moon have been released following the Chinese National Space Administration's (CNSA) successful landing there. The lander ...

Thu 10 Jan 19 from Phys.org

China moon rover 'Jade Rabbit' wakes from 'nap'

China's lunar rover got back to work on the far side of the moon Thursday after waking from a five-day hibernation, its official social media page announced.

Thu 10 Jan 19 from Phys.org

See China Moon Mission's Far-Side Landing Site from Above (Photos)

Scientists have used photos captured by NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) to further pinpoint the landing locale of China's Chang'e 4 far-side mission.

Mon 14 Jan 19 from SPACE.com

China wants ‘to build a house on the far side of the Moon using 3-D printing technology’

China has also revealed it is planning to go back to the moon later this year with the Chang'e-5 lander following the phenomenal success of the ongoing Chang'e-4 mission.

Mon 14 Jan 19 from Daily Mail

China On the Moon! A History of Chinese Lunar Landings and Probes in Pictures

What a difference a decade makes. Only 10 years after China sent its first lunar spacecraft on an orbital mission, the nation accomplished something nobody has managed to do before: plunk a ...

Mon 14 Jan 19 from SPACE.com

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