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Is China winning the new ‘space race’

Is China winning the new ‘space race’

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China has been the main country to arrive on the Moon for more than 40 years – since the Soviet Luna program. Its ongoing Chang'e missions (1-4) exhibited that China couldn't just circle and land on the Moon, yet in addition effectively work a rover. On November 24, the Chinese National Space Administration dispatched Chang'e 5 – the most recent in the arrangement. This mission to gather and restore tests is amazing. Ongoing bombed arrivals on the Moon by an Israeli secretly financed mission and the Indian Vikram lander show exactly how testing such missions actually are. So is this exclusively an instance of China utilizing space investigation to show the world that its new logical and innovative capacities rival those in the west? Also, provided that this is true, what are the res...