Space Industry

China plans to land probes on far side of moon, Mars by 2020

BEIJING (AP)(STL.News) — China vowed Tuesday to speed up the development of its space industry as it set out its plans to become the first country to soft land a probe on the far side of the moon, by around 2018, and launch its first Mars probe by 2020. “To explore the vast cosmos, develop … Continue reading China plans to land probes on far side of moon, Mars by 2020