Posted inChina

China’s moonshot more multinational than first advertised

China’s odyssey to the Moon and back has given Beijing global bragging rights and boosted national pride and patriotism. Yet there are key aspects of China’s most challenging lunar mission ever that state media has barely mentioned. On the surface, nothing dramatic occurred outside Beijing’s script for the Chang’e 5’s 23-day, 726,000-kilometer round trip. The probe […]