S.and if the mission is successful, China will become the third country after the United States and the former Soviet Union to bring moon rocks to Earth.
According to Chinese media, citing the National Space Administration of China, a container containing two kilograms of rock was transferred to the module.
A capsule containing the rock samples is expected to land in the Inner Mongolia region by mid-month.
These will be the first samples of the lunar surface obtained by scientists since the Soviet Union’s Luna 24 probe in 1976.
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