The Chinese probe Chang'e-4 became the first to land on the so-called dark side of the moon - the side that's never visible from earth.
The rover, with a total mass of 140 kg, has a rectangular body 3.6 feet (1.1 m) high, 4.9 feet (1.5 m) long, and 3.3 feet (1 m) wide, but unlike the Yutu rover does not have a robotic arm. Spacecraft have taken pictures of the moon's far side before - a Soviet satellite took the first photographs of the far side in 1959, and the Apollo missions circled above it between 1968 and 1972 - but no lander has ever landed there.
#CES2019: LG introduces new flagship 8K TVs with ThinQ AI
ThinQ is also supposed to be able to improve sound quality, mixing up two-channel audio to make it sound like 5.1 surround sound. In addition, the 88-inch 8K Z9 model will feature even higher processing capabilities to offer 8K upscaling.
Every semester, Purdue University lunar and planetary scientist Jay Melosh demonstrates how the far side gets light using a bright light as the sun and students playing the roles of the moon and the Earth. "It's a small step for the rover, but one giant leap for the Chinese nation", Wu Weiren, the chief designer of Lunar Exploration Project said, in a twist of U.S. astronaut Neil Armstrong's famous comment when he became the first human to walk on the moon in 1969.
The Chang'e-4 lunar probe was launched from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China on December 8, 2018, and entered orbit around the Moon five days later. China hopes to send send its first astronaut by 2030.
She starred in Ocean's 8 and Crazy Rich Asians , two films that were heavyweight hits with the lucrative female demographic. In all honesty, we couldn't select a better actress than Awkwafina to star in the new Jumanji movie if we tried.
Everybody is there for each other and to have something so tragic happen to one of our police officers is devastating". Singh was an immigrant from Fiji, officials said, and had worked for the Newman Police Department since 2011.
Although created to help people lose weight, experts say its focus on healthier living makes it a smart overall diet to follow. WW retained the #1 spot for both "Best Diet for Weight Loss" and "Best Commercial Diet" for the ninth consecutive year.
He played in 13 games this season and completed 27 of his 39 pass attempts for 328 yards and four touchdowns. If Martell is going to be the starting quarterback at Ohio State , he's going to have to earn it.
After a 1-3 start under Joe Philbin, Campbell coached the Dolphins to a 5-7 record during his run as the head coach that season. New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels made it clear last offseason that he was not going anywhere.
The agency estimates a property's market value on July 1 of each year and its physical condition on October 31. John, the assessment indicates that there was a 2.51 percent decrease in residential property values.
The US State Department also called on the commission to release accurate results from the election in a statement Thursday. Kabila's preferred successor, the former Interior Minister Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary , ran on the ruling party's ticket.
One of the young innovative offensive minds, Brown also has shown a strong commitment to the defensive side of the ball. Brown, who grew up in Bardstown before moving to Danville, was an all-state wide receiver at Boyle County High School.
Staff at Hacienda HealthCare in Phoenix, AZ had been giving round the clock care to the female patient, according to AZ Family. The Arizona Department of Health says it is actively working with local law enforcement in its criminal investigation .
This was the Australia dollar's weakest level since February 2016, when it traded as low as 68.28 cents against the USA currency. The spike in risk aversion triggered massive stop-loss flows from investors who had held short positions on the yen for months.
USA jobs growth jumps in December
Average hourly pay has increased more than 3.1% year-on-year for the last three months - the strongest streak since 2009. But the wage growth could worry investors who were hoping the Federal Reserve might pull back on its interest rate hikes.
Powell says he would not resign as Fed chair if Trump asked
But some investors have anxious that that process could push long-term rates higher at a time when the economy was slowing. Powell said the Fed will act on the current normalization of the balance sheet if conflicts with the Fed's goals arise.
Blood pressure medication recalled
Drug types included in various hypertension medication recalls include losartan, irbesartan, and other valsaratan drugs . Sartans are a class of medications used to treat high blood pressure, heart attack and heart failure.
Bristol-Myers Squibb to acquire Celgene in $74B deal
Talks opened in September, with Bristol-Myers approaching Celgene, according to a source familiar with the matter. Celgene shareholders will receive 1.0 Bristol-Myers Squibb share and $50.00 in cash for each share of Celgene.
5 teenage girls killed in "Escape Room"
President Andrzej Duda tweeted a message of support to the families of the victims, calling it a " devastating tragedy ". Brudzinski ordered fire safety controls to be installed at all " Escape Room " locations in Poland.
Ebola in DR Congo: Death toll climbs to 322
Ghebryesus stressed, and prevention of communicable and non-communicable disease are key to achieving Universal Health Coverage. The need to amplify primary healthcare in order to prevent diseases, is vital for Uganda, Mr.