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10.10.17
Japan's latest GPS satellite will guide self-driving cars
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Japan's latest GPS satellite will guide self-driving cars

The fourth Michibiki machine also gives Japan independence from the US.

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07.27.17
Sony's A7S II camera shot 4K video from outside the ISS
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Sony's A7S II camera shot 4K video from outside the ISS

The low-light marvel captured dazzling night images over the US and Japan.

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07.17.17
Meet the International Space Station’s adorable camera drone
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Meet the International Space Station’s adorable camera drone

The 'Int-Ball' will allow astronauts to spend more time working on experiments.

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06.30.17
Japan wants to put a man on the moon before China does
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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.

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01.17.17
Gravity wave ripples across Venus' hellish atmosphere
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Gravity wave ripples across Venus' hellish atmosphere

Spotted by Japan's Akatsuki spacecraft, it was likely whipped up by 250 mph winds.

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01.15.17
Japan's experimental mini rocket launch ends in failure
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Japan's experimental mini rocket launch ends in failure

It was supposed to break new ground, but only highlighted problems with the space program.

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12.13.16
Japanese cargo ship set to dock with the ISS at 4:30 AM ET
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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.

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