Ten miles outside of Havana, on a hilltop overlooking the ocean, sits a bright, airy villa.
Inside, the walls are covered with African game trophies, posters of Spanish bullfights, and shelves filled with thousands of books.
Cattle drives, sheep ranching, and cotton cultivation sustained the town's steady growth after the Civil War.
By the 1890s San Saba had established itself as a finance, processing, and marketing center for county farmers and ranchers.
The Chang'e-3 mission is the second phase of China's lunar program which includes orbiting, landing and returning to Earth, following the successes of the Chang'e-2 missions, which include plotting a high-resolution, full-coverage lunar map.
The mission will see a Chinese space probe land on a celestial body for the first time.According to Jewish tradition, Judaism begins with the Covenant between God and Abraham (ca.2000 BCE), the patriarch and progenitor of the Jewish people."The Chang'e-3 mission makes best use of a plethora of innovative technology.It is an extremely difficult mission, that carries great risk," said Ma Xingrui, head of China's space exploration body and chief commander of the lunar program.