JAde Rabbit, China’s Chang’e 3 spacecraft, the first spacecraft to make a soft landing on the lunar surface in nearly four decades. The last one before that was the Soviet Union’s Luna 24 mission, sent to collect samples in 1976.
'Remarkable' rocks within reach of Jade Rabbit rover
This Saturday Dec. 2013 photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, shows a picture of the moon surface taken by the on-board camera of the lunar probe on the screen of the Beijing Aerospace Control Center in Beijing, capital of China.
Fans of China's 'Jade Rabbit' lunar rover await news of its status after mechanical problems