Japan Space Agency

Japan Test-Fires Space Cannon Designed To Shoot Asteroid

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Japan has successfully tested a space cannon designed to shoot an asteroid. The Hayabusa2 will launch in 2014, with the aim of firing a metal bulle...

Meet Japan's New, Exceptionally Cute, Robot Astronaut

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 26.08.2013 | UK Tech

Japan is about to take another giant leap in adorable space exploration, by launching an exceptionally cute robot into space. Kirobo, designed by D...