The Hayabusa2 spacecraft visits the Ryugu asteroid
Update! June 24, 2018 – Haybusa2 has reached Ryuga. See this EarthSky.org article for more information.
I just received this wonderful message from a group of students in Japan (thanks to Patricia McGahan for providing the connection!) who are learning and teaching about the Japanese Hayabusa2 mission to the Ryugu asteroid.
(Welcome to Japanese language visitors and link to Japanese Wikipedia page.)
These Japanese high school students created a board game (in Japanese and English) to teach people about an amazing Japanese spacecraft called Hayabusa2.Click here to continue reading…