Why a Japanese spacecraft is firing a bullet into an asteroid

https://www.popsci.com/japanese-spacecraft-bullet-asteroid?dom=rss-default&src=syn

And that’s actually not the craziest thing in store for this mission.

About 180 million miles from Earth lies a tiny asteroid called Ryugu, with a diameter of a little less than 1 kilometer, orbiting the sun about once every 16 months. If…

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February 21, 2019 at 02:38PM

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