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HK talent tapped for camera, site selection for mission to moon’s far side

The first ever close-up of the moon’s surface on its far side, transmitted by China’s Chang’e-4 lunar probe, has appeared on front pages of numerous newspapers back on Earth. The picture was shot with a camera-pointing system tailor-made by a team of optical experts at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University for China’s lunar endeavors. Joining this […]