08 January 2022
On 8 January, a science team led by Honglei Lin from the Key Laboratory of Earth and Planetary Physics, Institute of Geology and Geophysics in Beijing, published their finding from the analysis of in-situ data of the Chang'e 5 lander in the science journal Science Advances. The scientists were looking for the signature of water in the reflectance spectra from the lunar regolith and a specific rock at the Chang’e 5 landing site.
link to the publication "In-situ detection of water on the Moon by the Chang'e-5 lander"