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China discovers new mineral on Moon

Updated September 9 2022 - 7:53pm, first published 7:49pm
Chinese scientists have found a new mineral in Moon rocks collected during its Chang'e-5 mission. (AP PHOTO)
Chinese scientists have found a new mineral in Moon rocks collected during its Chang'e-5 mission. (AP PHOTO)

Chinese scientists have discovered a previously unknown mineral on the Moon in a breakthrough that brings them a step closer to understanding the origin and evolution of the satellite.

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