China's Rover Rolls! Yutu Begins Moon Mission

Today at 3:35 p.m. EST, the Chinese Chang'E 3 lander lowered its rover to the moon's surface. Continue reading →

Published On 12/14/2013
5:31 PM EST
The Yutu rover is lowered toward the moon's surface. | CCTV/@brownpau
The Yutu rover makes its first tread marks in the lunar regolith. | CCTV/@brownpau