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Old 05 December 2007, 03:19 AM
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Icon104 China says moon pictures not faked from NASA

China has dismissed Internet gossip that its first photo of the moon taken from a lunar orbiter might have been plagiarized from NASA.
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Old 05 December 2007, 03:31 AM
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Of course, the images on Google Moon are also stitched together from many separate photos, so it could very well be that the problem lies with NASA's images, not with CNSA's.
Conspiracy? Cock-up? Or the Chinese space program catching NASA with its pants down?
Google Moon stitches NASA's photos together and cuts a crater in half -- Therefore NASA is caught with its "pants down"? Whatever.
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