Hayabusa-makes completes second asteroid touchdown to collect samples

Credit: Space Daily- Published on July 12, 2019
Washington (UPI) Jul 11, 2019

Japan's asteroid-circling probe successfully executed a second touchdown on Thursday, collecting another sample from the surface of the space rock. "The state of the spacecraft is normal and the touchdown sequence was performed as scheduled," the mission announced on Twitter. "Project Manager...

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