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Japan loses track of $273mn black hole satellite

Dozens of space scientists are desperately scouring the skies after losing track of a quarter-of-a-billion-dollar Japanese satellite that was sent to study black holes.

January 18, 2019
January 18, 2019

Japanese satellite launched to deliver artificial meteors

A rocket carrying a satellite on a mission to deliver the world's first artificial meteor shower blasts into space, Japanese scientists says.

March 29, 2016
March 29, 2016

Japan loses track of $273mn black hole satellite

Dozens of space scientists are desperately scouring the skies after losing track of a quarter-of-a-billion-dollar Japanese satellite that was sent to study black holes.