Japanese spacecraft touches down on asteroid

Japanese spacecraft touches down on asteroid

A Japanese spacecraft touched down on a distant asteroid on a mission to collect material that aims to provide clues to the origin of the solar system. The spacecraft, Hayabusa2, sent a signal on Friday indicating it had touched down. The asteroid, named Ryugu, is about 900 meters (3,000 feet) in diameter and 280 million kilometers (170 million miles) from Earth.

Jus Saying
Jus Saying 1 year

That should be a warning to all other asteroids, come too close to earth and we'll bust a cap in your ass!

Robert 1 year

A giant pissed off monster is going to come out of that asteroid.

Emperor Tito
Emperor Tito 1 year

That is the most American thing I have ever heard. The Japanese are smoking us in our own game.

Vashman 1 year

Asteroids are flat.

cledge fenrir
cledge fenrir 1 year

next they develop laser guns then we'll start hearing about mech suits.

I Ald
I Ald 1 year

Two words, space weebs. They’re coming for you

David Ball
David Ball 1 year

I hate when China succeeds. I’m glad when Japan succeeds. Is this a silly way of thinking?

Nick Record
Nick Record 1 year

China is growing vegetation in space, Japan is collecting samples from asteroids, and America, Trump wants to create a space force to blow things up. Yee Haw.

- Minus -
- Minus - 1 year

Redirecting the asteroid for revenge?

Pray4Paris 1 year

Explosives are like a Japanese thing? I guess so...

Jacob Buchstaber
Jacob Buchstaber 1 year

The Japanese are mining asteroids and we're just sitting here arguing about fake hate crimes WTF.

DrBobRoss 1 year

maybe nuclear radiation isn't that bad after all

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