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China’s Chang’e 5 probe with moon samples returns safely to

China’s Chang’e 5 probe with moon samples returns safely to Earth

An unmanned Chinese spaceship transporting stones and earth from the moon returned safely to earth early Thursday in its first mission in four decades to collect moon samples, Xinhua news agency said....

China shares lunar samples from Chang’e 5 with other countries

China shares lunar samples from Chang’e 5 with other countries

China will share data and samples from the moon obtained from its Chang'e 5 probe based on international conventions, although "unfortunate" US cooperation restrictions may prevent it from getting any...

Japan’s Hayabusa-2 probe brings rare asteroid samples back to Earth

Japan’s Hayabusa-2 probe brings rare asteroid samples back to Earth

Japan space agency officials on Sunday welcomed the arrival of rare asteroid samples on Earth after they were collected by the Hayabusa2 spacecraft during an unprecedented mission.In a streak of light...

The blue origin will bring the first woman to the

The blue origin will bring the first woman to the surface of the moon, says Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos' space company Blue Origin will bring the first woman to the surface of the moon, the billionaire said on Friday as NASA is about to decide to select their first privately built lunar lande...

China’s Chang’e 5 probe completes lunar sample collection

China’s Chang’e 5 probe completes lunar sample collection

A Chinese space probe sent to collect material from a previously unexplored part of the moon has completed its mission and is preparing to send back the world's first lunar samples in four decades, Be...

China’s Chang’e 5 probe leaves moon with rock samples for

China’s Chang’e 5 probe leaves moon with rock samples for return to earth

A Chinese space probe has lifted off the surface of the moon to return to Earth. This is an ambitious attempt to bring back the first samples of the moon in four decades.Beijing is trying to catch up...