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Daring Japanese Mission Reaches ­nexplored Asteroid Ryugu


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Asteroid Ryugu

Asteroid Ryugu from a distance of roughly 40 kilometres.

Credit: JAXA, University of Tokyo, Kochi University, Rikkyo University, Nagoya University, Chiba Institute of Technology, Meiji University, Aizu University, AIST

After travelling for three-and-a-half years, the Japanese spacecraft Hayabusa-2 this week makes its final approach to the asteroid Ryugu.

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