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Oct 14, 2015 12:55 PM ET // staff
The Lunar-based Ultraviolet Telescope is the moon’s first functioning robotic telescope.
Sep 10, 2015 09:10 AM ET // AFP
The mission will be launched before 2020 and aims to land a probe on a part of the moon never visible from Earth.
Mar 12, 2015 03:30 PM ET // Mike Wall,
The moon's past was livelier and more complex than scientists had thought, new results from China's first lunar rover suggest.
Feb 24, 2015 05:03 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Last night, the third stage of a spent Chinese rocket returned into the atmosphere in grand fashion, sparking a family of spectacular fireballs as it incinerated over the western part of North America.
Jan 16, 2015 12:00 PM ET
It's a long-range plan -- like 50 years long! -- but China has begun making serious noises about mining the moon for a form of helium that's rare here but not so rare on our little lunar buddy.
Jan 12, 2015 02:20 PM ET // Leonard David,
A Chinese spacecraft service module has entered orbit around the moon, months after being used in the country's landmark test flight that sent a prototype sample-return capsule on a flight around the moon.
Nov 1, 2014 02:40 PM ET // Mike Wall,
A Chinese moon probe came screaming back to Earth Friday (Oct. 31), just as many folks were heading out to go trick-or-treating.
May 19, 2014 12:23 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Debris from Friday's failed Russian rocket launch has been recovered in China. Continue reading →
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