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The Daily Galaxy - Great Discoveries Channel -Your Daily Dose of Awe: Science, Space, Tech China's first robotic moon rover 140-kilogram (300-pound) "Jade Rabbit" rover separated from the much larger landing vehicle early Sunday, around seven hours after the unmanned Chang'e 3 space probe touched down on a flat, Earth-facing part of the moon leaving deep tracks on its loose soil, state media reported Sunday, several hours after the country successfully carried out the world's first soft landing of a space probe on the moon in nearly four decades. Continue reading "China's 1st Moon Rover Begins Its Exploration --Will It Find Helium-3?" » Continue reading "New Patterns in the Big Bang Afterglow Discovered --"Hailed as Major Breakthrough Revealing Secrets About Earliest Moments of the Universe"" » The first teaser trailer for Christopher Nolan's largely anticipated space epic "Interstellar" has been released.
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