Tag Archives: JAXA

Japan Has Self-Annihilating Delivery Like Inspector Gadget

This spacecraft will self-destruct in 30 seconds…

Before Rosetta, There Was a Space Peanut

Before we landed on a comet, a brave little spacecraft landed on an asteroid and brought a sample back — the first ever to do so.

The Probe That Will Unveil Venus’ Secrets

Venus may be our planet’s sister, but her murky atmosphere has only given us hints of what’s on her surface. Armed with shrewd gadgets, Japan is set to expose her mysteries.