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Title: India launched to moon
Post by: spic0m on October 22, 2008, 22:50:20 PM
As of today India is in the club of space nations by sucessfully launching its first unmanned mission to moon.
Chandrayaan 1, the name of the spacecraft, is on a 2 year trip around moon in an attempt to chartograph in 3D the surface and map the distribution of minerals and elements.





source: BBC (http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/7679818.stm)