Tokyo based startup Astroscale confirmed the successful launch of its End-of-Life Services by Astroscale demonstration (ELSA-d) mission. The successful launch marks the start of the world’s first commercial mission to prove the..
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UNESCO World Heritage Daigoji temple plans to launch a satellite-sized temple into outer space in 2023
The UNESCO World Heritage Daigoji temple in Fushimi Ward, Kyoto, announced today its ambitious plans to launch a satellite-sized temple into outer space sometime in 2023. Terra Space , a Kyoto-based firm..
The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and Sony Computer Science Laboratories (Sony CSL) today announced their plans to conduct in-orbit demonstrations of the long-distance laser communication system, which they have jointly developed..
Nissan engineered the ultimate dog-friendly crossover-X-Trail 4Dogs concept following a study of more than 1,300 dog owners by UK’s largest and best-known organization the Kennel Club. The research revealed that almost all..
The cumulative sales of LG’s “Magic Space” refrigerator have exceeded the 3-million level. Launched in 2010, the Magic Space refrigerator hit the cumulative sales number of 1 million units in 2013. The..
Mazda Roadster RF (known as MX-5 RF overseas) equipped with a power retractable hardtop roof will go on sale on Dec. 22 at Mazda dealerships throughout Japan. While remaining true to its..
Under the theme Mitsubishi Electric is a bigger part of our lives than ever-from 4K televisions to outer space, Mitsubishi Electric technologies are shaping our future, Mitsubishi Electric will present cutting-edge technologies..
Sky gazers in Japan were in for a treat on May 11 as the International Space Station (ISS) passed in front of the sun at exactly 1:21 p.m. (local time). Sky gazers..
As low earth orbit is starting to get cluttered with space debris, countries with very active space programs like Japan is trying ways to clean this mess. To solve this problem, the..
A team of Japanese acoustic scientists have successfully manipulated objects – moved, levitated, and whisked around in a controlled three-dimensional space – using a complex system of acoustic levitation. This new effort..