Chinese probe returns with rocks from moon's far side

Updated June 25 2024 - 4:40pm, first published 4:37pm
China Chang'e-6 probe drilled into the moon's core and scooped rocks from the surface. (AP PHOTO)
China Chang'e-6 probe drilled into the moon's core and scooped rocks from the surface. (AP PHOTO)

A Chinese lunar probe returned on earth with rock and soil samples from the little-explored far side of the moon in a global first.

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