"Experts are still discussing and verifying the feasibility of subsequent projects, but it's confirmed that there will be another three missions after Chang'e 5", Wu Yanhua, deputy head of the China National Space Administration (CNSA), said at the press briefing.
The confirmation that cotton seeds have begun to sprout aboard China's Chang'e 4 lunar lander marks the first time biological matter has been grown on the Moon's surface.
Besides the ambitious plans announced by entrepreneurs including Elon Musk, the US National Aeronautics & Space Administration is pursuing a dual path of building a lunar orbital platform and returning astronauts to the moon in the mid-2020s, with the eventual aim to send humans to Mars.
The tasks of the Chang'e-4 include astronomical observation, surveying the moon's terrain and mineral makeup and measuring the neutron radiation and neutral atoms to study the environment of its far side.
China wants to establish a lunar research base one day, possibly using 3D printing technology to build facilities, the Chinese space agency said Monday. Dubbed a moon surface micro-ecological circle, the 18-centimeter high aluminum alloy cylinder contains silkworm eggs and seeds for potatoes and rockcress (Arabidopsis thaliana, a flowering plant related to mustard and cabbage).
No, the internet was too focused on the chair umpire from the match to see what was actually going on on the court. They threatened to continue the same trend as they did in the 2017 season, winning the 4 Grand Slams alternately.
While allrounder Vijay Shankar was awarded an ODI debut, Chahal replaced Kuldeep Yadav, who was rested for the match. India won the toss and opted to bowl in the third and final one-day global against Australia in Melbourne on Friday.
It is a single carriageway and has a 60mph speed limit. "It is force policy to breath-test drivers involved in collisions". There have been suggestions Prince Philip was travelling with a passenger, most likely his close protection officer.
WWE Superstars have a ton of fun on the road and one of the things they love doing in their spare time is playing video games . NetherRealm will hold their Mortal Kombat 11 gameplay reveal on Thursday, January 17 at 10:30am PST / 1:30pm EST / 6:30pm GMT.
His battle with alcohol came to a head two months later when he crashed his Mini while more than twice the drink-drive limit. The 43-year-old TV presenter stepped away from his on-screen appearances in March, following his arrest for drink-driving.
Some made the trip as part of a tribute, taking flowers and candles onboard, while others placed bouquets on the train. Ms Maasarwe's death has reignited a passionate conversation in Melbourne about women's right to walk home safely.
Beckham chased down the creep in the apartment complex's parking lot, and said the two "had a good conversation". The man's trousers were partially down and he was masturbating. "I couldn't believe it.
Spurs are third in the table, nine points behind leaders Liverpool with their defeat to United a major blow to their title hopes. The 25-year-old Kane has endured ankle problems in the past, with an issue in 2016 forcing him to miss several weeks.
The one-two punch of storms has the potential to severely snarl travel over the long weekend for Martin Luther King Jr Day. A Winter Storm Watch is in effect for portions of northern Missouri, where additional snowfall is possible.
Trump said his decision in May to spare ZTE came following an appeal by Chinese President Xi Jinping to help save Chinese jobs. But many in the USA government say its technology is unsafe and its users are opening themselves to spying by China .
Carlisle said GM is using Tesla's vehicles as a benchmark while the Detroit-based automaker develops its own electric versions. As of now, all we can do is look forward to further updates on this upcoming electric vehicle from Cadillac .
Man who helped expose Africa's corrupt referees shot dead
The organization keeps track of deaths linked to journalism and reported as many as six journalists killed in Africa past year . Ranting and shouting into the camera, Agyapong said: "That boy (Ahmed-Hussein) that's very risky , he lives here in Madina".
Huawei founder speaks out about daughter’s arrest
But he quickly made clear that, just so you know, "For President Trump as a person, I still believe he is a great president". He added that Beijing had never asked him or his company to share "improper information" about its partners.
Tesla plans 7 pct staff cut, says road ahead very hard
That goal was announced in May of 2016 based on advance orders for its mid-range Model 3, which Musk said sells for $44,000. Tesla eventually aims to produce 10,000 Model 3 per week, to meet the expected demand for the vehicle in the global market.
'Super blood wolf moon' eclipse to darken skies
Once totality occurs, one of three things could happen, and there's no way to predict which it will be, Sullivan said. A year ago saw a "super blue moon" total lunar eclipse , but a mostly cloudy day made for a spotty view at best.
Chelsea make official offer to Juventus for Higuain
Higuain has spent the past few months on loan at AC Milan but has struggled to produce his best form at the San Siro. In the meantime, Higuain could play tomorrow against parent club Juventus in the Italian Super Cup final.
USA rejects Russia's offer to save key missile treaty
Whelan holds citizenship from U.S., Britain, Ireland and Canada, and Lavrov said Russian Federation will allow consular visits. The foreign minister said Whelan will be facing spying charges, which could lead to 20-years in prison.
Syrian Kurds reject Turkey's plan for 'safe zone'
Both men emphasized the need to avoid letting anything block the planned withdrawal of USA forces from Syria, Ankara added. Trump is holding firm to his commitment to the Kurds but also has declared he does not "want the Kurds to provoke Turkey".