Asteroid

06.27.18
Japanese spacecraft Hayabusa 2 has reached its asteroid target
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Japanese spacecraft Hayabusa 2 has reached its asteroid target

Now, the spacecraft will map Ryugu's surface before touching down.

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04.01.18
NASA's latest tech investments include shapeshifters and biobots
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NASA's latest tech investments include shapeshifters and biobots

It wants machines that can explore many corners of the Solar System.

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12.23.17
Arecibo is monitoring potentially hazardous near-earth asteroid
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Arecibo is monitoring potentially hazardous near-earth asteroid

The world's second-largest radio telescope is back online after Hurricane Maria.

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09.19.17
Scientists want to explore asteroids with a fleet of nanoprobes
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Scientists want to explore asteroids with a fleet of nanoprobes

Researchers presented a mission plan today at the European Planetary Science Congress.

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