“The Milky Way Base” –China Names First Human-Technology Landing Site on Moon’s Far Side

  China has named the landing site of its Chang’e-4 lunar probe “Statio Tianhe” –after the Chinese name for the Milky Way Galaxy for the first-ever soft landing on the far side of the moon last month. The Chang’e-4 probe, launched on December 8, landed on the Von Karman Crater in the South Pole-Aitken Basin … Continue reading “The Milky Way Base” –China Names First Human-Technology Landing Site on Moon’s Far Side