A lunar probe returns to Earth with the first samples of the far side of the Moon

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A lunar probe returns to Earth with the first samples of the far side of the Moon

Beijing – Chinese Studies Song 6 He returned to Earth on Tuesday with rock and soil samples from the smallest-explored remote part of the moon, a global first.

The probe landed in northern China on Tuesday afternoonIn the Inner Mongolia region.

“I declare it now The Chang’e 6 lunar probe was a complete successZhang Kejian, director of the China National Space Administration, told a televised conference shortly after the landing.

Chinese scientists believe that The samples include 2.5-million-year-old volcanic rock and other materials Experts believe it will help answer questions about the geographical differences between the two sides of the moon.

The closest side (of the Moon) is seen from Earth and The hidden side looks out into space. Unlike the relatively flat expanses visible from Earth, it is known to have mountains and impact craters.

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