Japan’s Hayabusa 2 Dispatches Third Lander To Asteroid Ryugu

HOUSTON—The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) has done it for a third time—successfully delivering a small lander spacecraft to the surface of an asteroid. This time it has landed the German/French Mobile Asteroid Surface Scout (Mascot) onto the surface of Ryugu, a 1-km (0.6 mi.) long...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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