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Japanese satellite sets low altitude record

Posted in Hardware, Science on 28th Dec, 2019
by Alex Muller

The TSUBAME mission was designed to test the feasibility of placing satellites in super-low altitudes between 200 and 300 km (120 and 190 mi), where they can capture high-resolution images.

JAXA to set up a two-way streaming studio on the ISS

Posted in Online, Science on 27th Nov, 2019
by Alex Muller

The Japanese space agency, JAXA, is teaming up with Bascule and SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation to set up a studio on the International Space Station (ISS) that will provide two-way live-streaming video feeds starting in 2020.

Japan discovers new 50km cave in moon, raises hope for human colonization

Posted in Science on 21st Nov, 2017
by Alex Muller

Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) has just discovered a massive underground cave in moon as potential location for a lunar station.

Japan Just Discovered the Perfect Spot to Build a Moonbase

Posted in Science on 21st Oct, 2017
by Alex Muller

Its only now that analysis of the radar data has revealed just how big this cave is.

Japan wants to manned trips to the moon by 2030 with NASAs help

Posted in Science on 4th Jul, 2017
by Alex Muller

JAXA has ambitious plans to put an astronaut on the moon sometime around 2030, according to new proposals from the space agency.