South Korea Launch Scouts the Moon, With More Missions to Come

South Korea Launch Scouts the Moon, With More Missions to Come

South Korea Is Scouting Out the Moon, With More Missions to Come The Danuri spacecraft, which launched on Thursday, aims to provide a lunar scientific bounty while preparing the country’s small space program for future exploration. Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. South Korea set off for the moon on Thursday. But it doesn’t want to stop there. “We are also considering using the moon as an outpost for space exploration,” Kwon Hyun-joon, director general of space and nuclear energy at South Korea’s Ministry of Science, said in a written response to questions. “Although we hope to explore the moon itself, we also recognize its potential to act as a base for further …
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