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Jade Rabbit rover 'declared dead'

China's Jade Rabbit lunar rover has been declared dead on the surface of the Moon, state media have reported.

The robot suffered a serious mechanical problem last month; officials have said it "could not be restored to full function".

Nichola Carroll reports.

  • 13 Feb
  • From the section Asia
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