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China Moon Mission Will Try To Bring Back The First Lunar Rocks In Decades

China Moon Mission Will Try To Bring Back The First Lunar Rocks In Decades

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China is planning to launch an uncrewed spacecraft to the moon on Tuesday, which will shovel up lunar rocks and soil and bring them back to Earth. If successful, it would be the first time any country has retrieved samples from the moon in more than 40 years. The mission, called Chang'e-5, is part …

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