Facebook Share to TwitterTwitterTwitter Share to LinkedInLinkedInLinkedIn Share to WhatsAppWhatsAppWhatsApp Share to MessengerMessengerMessenger Share to TelegramTelegramTelegram By AuthorTelanganaToday Suyash Maddila Published: 25th Apr 2020 9:53 pmUpdated: 25th Apr 2020 10:28 pm Dragon' Feature on Mars capture by the HiRISE camera covers part of the wall rock and canyon floor located in southwestern Melas Chasma on the red planet and meanders in a pattern resembling a dragon , as per the space agency. It also said the image was captured on July 4, 2007. Source: NASA JPL UArizonaHyderabad: On Friday, China celebrated its first ever China Aerospace Day commemorating the 50th anniversary of the launch of its first artificial earth satellite, Dongfanghong 1. The China National Space Administration (CNSA) also held an online launching ceremony on the occasion with the theme of Promoting the Spirit of Space and Embracing the Sea of Stars that was streamed live on several Internet platforms, including on the space agency s official website.During the event, the CNSA also announced the name and logo of China s first independent mission for Mars exploration which garnered a lot of attention from across the world. A press release issued by CNSA on its official website said that the Chinese planetary exploration mission was named Tianwen series and the first Mars exploration mission was named Tianwen 1 . It said, The name is derived from Qu Yuan s long poem Questions of Heaven , which expresses the tenacity and perseverance of the Chinese nation ''s pursuit of truth, and embodies the cultural inheritance of the exploration of nature and cosmic space.
Is 2020 the â€˜Year of the Dragonâ€™ for the Red planet?