Space

China successfully lands probe on far side of the moon

China has successfully performed the first-ever landing on the dark side of the moon. The Chang’e 4 spacecraft performed a soft-landing in the Von Kármán crate on January 2, 2019, which forms part of the South Pole-Aitken basin, one of the biggest known impact structures in our solar system. According to the China National Space Administration, […]

Space

China Sends Probe to Far Side of the Moon

China has launched the first-ever spacecraft which will land on the dark side, also known as the far side of the moon. This is another significant and groundbreaking move in Chinas’ race for space exploration. The dark side of the moon is the hemisphere that is always facing away from the earth. Although not devoid […]