China plans to explore solar system edge: lunar exploration chief designer

China plans to explore solar system edge: lunar exploration chief designer

This image taken from video animation at Beijing Aerospace Control Center (BACC) on December 2, 2020 shows Chang'e-5 spacecraft landing on the moon. Photo: Xinhua China plans to carry out exploration of the sun and hopes to send a probe to the edge of the solar system, China's lunar exploration chief designer Wu Weiren said in a recent interview when talking about the country's future plans for deep-space exploration. Wu said that the planetary exploration project is now focused on …