Follow Slashdot stories on Twitter

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
China Moon Space

Chinese Moon Rover Says an Early Goodnight 284 284

hackingbear writes "The Chinese moon rover, Jade Rabbit, encountered an abnormality in its control mechanism before its planned sleep during the 14-day-long lunar night. In the form of a diary, the Jade Rabbit said, "The shi-fu ('kung-fu masters,' meaning the scientists and engineers) are working around the clock trying to fix the problem and their eyes look like a rabbit's (red due to fatigue), but I may not be able to survive over this lunar night." (translated, original in Chinese.) The rover landed on the moon on Dec 14 and was designed to operate for three months."
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Chinese Moon Rover Says an Early Goodnight

Comments Filter:

If graphics hackers are so smart, why can't they get the bugs out of fresh paint?

Working...