A Chinese lunar rover has been sent on a mission to investigate a mysterious cube-shaped object that has been spotted on the dark side of the moon.
The strangely geometric white object appears oddly against the stark black horizon in the images and prompted scientists from China’s Change 4 mission to send its Yutu 2 rover on a 2-3 month journey to verify, according to our space.
The China National Space Administration (CNSA) describes the object as a “mysterious hut”.
The organization also joked that the object could be a house built by aliens after a crash landing in the Von Karmann Crater in the Antarctic-Aitken Basin where the rover was. Sailing since January 2019.
There appears to be a small impact crater right next to the object.
Upon its discovery, scientists couldn’t wait to send in the rover for further investigation, an effort that lasted for months besides being only about 262 feet away.
In July 2019, Yutu 2 He made another unique discovery When I found a strange “jelly-like” substance, colored with a mysterious luster. The article was not explained.