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China releases first images taken by Martian rover Zhurong

20/05/2021 04:27 PM | Click to read full article

China released the first images taken by its Martian rover. It will study the planet's surface soil and atmosphere, and look for signs of ancient life.

China's uncrewed spacecraft Tianwen-1 landed on the surface of Mars on Saturday. The rover Zhurong will study the planet's surface soil and atmosphere, and look for signs of ancient life.