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India Looks Forward to Becoming 4th Nation on the Moon

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Carrying the Vikram lander, India's Chandrayaan-2 mission is scheduled to land this Saturday on the Moon's unexplored South Pole. The lander and rover will explore for several weeks, studying the possibility of ice water and helium-3 in this location.

The success of this mission for India is certainly one giant leap for the nation - becoming the 4th country in the world to touch the lunar surface.

NY Times Article

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