Exhibition on China’s Lunar Exploration Programme
The Exhibition on China’s Lunar Exploration Programme (Chengdu Stop) was open on Nov. 4 at the Sichuan Science and Technology Museum, in which one-to-one high simulation models of the Chang’e-3 moon lander and the Yutu moon rover, as well as more than 20 mock-ups and interactive exhibits including the Long March rockets and simulated launching site are shown.
Nov 06, 2014
Places for Appreciating the Moon in/around Chengdu
A traditional custom in China to celebrate the Mid-autumn Festival (also called the Moon Festival) is having a family reunion where all family members come together to appreciate the full, bright moon.
Sep 25, 2015
“Extra-super” moon is to rise
See the biggest super moon in a generation on Nov.14, 2016. It’s the closest the moon has been to Earth since 1948. Appearing bigger and brighter, the moon won’t look this super again until 2034.
Nov 14, 2016
The Moon Represents My Heart
Evening falls and I look out from my apartment in Longquanyi. I gaze at the twinkling skyline on the horizon.
Feb 17, 2017
Places to View the Moon in Chengdu
Appreciate the full, bright moon at one of the places in and around Chengdu during the Mid-autumn Festival.