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New Video of China's Spacecraft Landing on the Far Side of the Moon

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The Dave Glover Show
January 14, 2019 - 1:34 pm

In case you haven't seen this:  China's National Space Administration has released new video of their lunar module descending and landing on the far side of the moon a couple of weeks ago.

The camera is positioned so that you see the surface of the moon getting closer and closer.  You can also see the absolute blackness of outer space. 

About half way in, the camera pivots to the moon's surface and it seems like things pick up speed as the spacecraft closes in and touches down.

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