Japan wants to put a man on the moon before China does
JAXA plans to be part of a multinational manned mission and send an astronaut to the moon by 2030.
Japan's space junk collection experiment ends in failure
The Kounotori 6 spacecraft burned up upon atmospheric reentry early Monday.
Gravity wave ripples across Venus' hellish atmosphere
Spotted by Japan's Akatsuki spacecraft, it was likely whipped up by 250 mph winds.
Japan's experimental mini rocket launch ends in failure
It was supposed to break new ground, but only highlighted problems with the space program.
Japanese cargo ship set to dock with the ISS at 4:30 AM ET
A welcome site after Russia's Progress 65 blew up en route to the station.
Japanese spacecraft lifts off with ISS supplies on board
JAXA loaded its spacecraft with 4.5 tons of food and other cargo.
Hitomi observed the Perseus galaxy cluster before it died
Scientists used the info to figure out why it doesn't have as many stars as they thought.
Japan's most powerful X-ray satellite is dead
Hitomi, we hardly knew ye.
Venus probe's first detailed results reveal strange clouds
Akatsuki nearly didn't make it, but it's already shedding light on our nearest planetary neighbor.