29 June 2020
Dennis Normile summarises for Science Magazine the objectives of the imminent Tianwen 1 Mars mission. He describes the payloads and its capabilities. Since it was difficult to get feedback from involved scientists: "Scientists involved in Tianwen-1 said they did not have permission from the China National Space Administration (CNSA) to speak to the press, and the agency did not respond to questions.", Dennis Normile asked foreign space analysts what the significance of Tianwen 1 is.
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