World’s first HDTV video of the moon

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Japan’s lunar explorer Kaguya, in orbit around the moon, has sent back the world’s first world’s first high-definition video of the moon’s surface. Both Japan and China currently have satellites in orbit around the moon, and there has been talk of a new space race between the two countries, although each government denies it.

via Pink Tentacle