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JAXA loses contact with Hitomi telescope

This past year on February 17th, JAXA (Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency) launched its Hitomi X-ray observatory, an amazing telescope that can capture image emissions from black holes, hot gas in

JAXA’s Akatsuki probe to orbit Venus

This past Sunday, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, or JAXA for short, sent up another Akatsuki probe ($300 million mission for a probe being sent into space to orbit Venus – the second