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View Full Version : Asteroid Ryugu is a “Fragile Rubble Pile”



Fraser
2019-Aug-27, 05:00 PM
When Japan’s Hayabusa 2 spacecraft arrived at asteroid Ryugu in June 2018, it carried four small rovers with it. Hayabusa 2 is primarily a sample-return mission, but JAXA (Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency) sent rovers along to explore the asteroid’s surface and learn as much as they could from their visit. There’s also no guarantee that …
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