India’s Second Moon Mission Targets Helium-3

Credit: Artist's concept of Chandrayaan-2: ISRO
BENGALURU—India’s second lunar mission—Chandrayaan-2, scheduled for launch in October—will explore the possibility of mining helium-3. The mission includes an orbiter, lander and a rover. Once the mission enters lunar orbit the lander will be deployed, which will in turn deploy the rover. The six...

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