Japanese Hayabusa-2 Spacecraft Tossed a Bomb at Asteroid Ryugu

This year a lot of incredible things had happened by now, a lot of discoveries have been made; we have even lived to see how a black hole looks like. But what... Read more »

Toyota Is Working On A Moon Rover Concept

It looks like in about ten years from now, Toyota is planning to send people on the moon. They just teamed up with Japan’s space agency in order to build a fuel... Read more »

Japanese Spacecraft Lands On Asteroid, Collects Samples And Takes Selfie In Under 1 Minute

It looks like the Japanese spacecraft moved much quicker than expected. Hayabusa 2 landed, collected a few samples, took a selfie for us – and all of this in less than a... Read more »

Why Does The BepiColombo Mission Must Take 7 Years To Begin Its Study?

The first mission to Mercury has been launched on 19 Oct., and the European and Japanese space agencies are happy to announce that everything is going according to plan. But why does... Read more »

Japan’s Rovers on Asteroid Ryugu Send More Images and a Video

The Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency’s (JAXA) Hayabusa2 has released two rovers on 21 September to the surface of the asteroid Ryugu. The names of the rovers are Minerva-II1A and Minerva-II1B. After a... Read more »

JAXA Has Sent Its Space Elevator Test Project Towards The International Space Station

The Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency, also known as JAXA, has sent the very first space elevator into orbit on the ISS to conduct the needed tests. JAXA sent its space elevator on the International... Read more »

Hayabusa-2’s Robotic Rovers Sent The First Images of Asteroid Ryugu

Japan’s space agency (JAXA) made a significant breakthrough after its asteroid-sampling space probe Hayabusa-2 successfully deployed two robotic explorers on the surface of the asteroid Ryugu. The small rovers will travel around the 1-km-wide... Read more »

Hayabusa2 Update: Two Mini-Robots Dropped Towards the Ryugu Asteroid

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) stated on Friday that their space probe Hayabusa2 was preparing to release two rovers that would explore the Ryugu Asteroid. These small robots will collect minerals... Read more »

Hayabusa-2 Set For Landing On The Asteroid Ryugu

JAXA, the Japanese space agency, has just scheduled the future phases of the Hayabusa-2 mission on asteroid Ryugu. The spacecraft reached its target in June after a journey of 3,5 years. JAXA... Read more »