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Control circuit malfunction troubles Yutu

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Posted 01 March 2014 - 11:23 PM

Control circuit malfunction troubles China's Yutu


news.xinhuanet.com said:

BEIJING, March 1 (Xinhua) -- China's Yutu (Jade Rabbit) moon rover suffered a control circuit malfunction in its driving unit, which troubled its dormancy in extremely low temperature, a scientist said on Saturday.

The control circuit problem prevented Yutu from entering the second dormancy as planned, Ye Peijian, chief scientist of the Chang'e-3 program, told Xinhua in an exclusive interview.

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