Latest News on Asteroid Ryugu
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Feb 22, 2019
Touchdown! Japan's Hayabusa2 spacecraft lands on distant asteroid to grab sampleThe complicated mission took less time than expected & seemed to complete with no trouble: JAXA.
Feb 21, 2019
JAXA's Hayabusa-2 hours away from its first landing attempt to mine asteroid RyuguThe attempt on Friday is one of three similar touchdowns planned for Hayabusa2's sampling mission.
Feb 19, 2019
Asteroid Ryugu to eat a bullet from JAXA's Hayabusa 2 probe on 22 FebruaryThe grab-and-go asteroid mission will be broadcasted live from JAXA's control room on 22 February.
Feb 07, 2019
Japan's Hayabusa-2 probe to finally land, starting mining asteroid Ryugu on 22 FebHayabusa-2 is approaching the milestone 3 years after it left Earth for the diamond-shaped asteroid.
Oct 03, 2018
Tiny asteroid lander MASCOT warms up for its bumpy landing onto asteroid RyuguMASCOT will have 16 hours after landing to take all the measurements it can from Ryugu’s surface.
Sep 23, 2018
Japan's Hayabusa2 space probe successfully lands two rovers on asteroid RyuguThe rovers are together known as MINERVA-II1, the world's first mobile robot to land on an asteroid.
Jun 27, 2018
Japan space probe Hayabusa2 reaches asteroid Ryugu in search for origin of lifeHayabusa 2 has reached an asteroid 300 million kilometres away to collect information about the birth of the solar system