Possible revision: Assessment of Japan’s SLIM Moon Lander’s Survival Questioned due to Power Challenges

Assessment of Japan’s SLIM Moon Lander’s Survival Questioned due to Power Challenges

Japan’s Smart Lander for Investigating Moon (SLIM) lunar lander has successfully landed on the Moon’s surface, achieving a soft touchdown. However, there is currently an issue with the lander’s ability to generate electricity from its solar cells. The spacecraft is relying on internal battery power, and controllers are working to optimize data recording and downloading while conserving battery life. It is unclear why the

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New findings: Juno detects salts and organic compounds on Ganymede’s surface

Title: Juno Mission Uncovers Salts and Organic Compounds on Ganymede’s Surface
NASA’s Juno mission has made a significant breakthrough in the study of Ganymede, Jupiter’s largest moon. During its flyby in June 2021, Juno was equipped with the Jovian Infrared Auroral Mapper (JIRAM) spectrometer, which provided high-resolution spectroscopic observations of Ganymede’s surface. These observations have confirmed the presence of mineral salts and organic

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China Provides Comprehensive Information on Solar System Exploration Plans

China has unveiled its updated roadmap for lunar and deep space exploration missions at the 74th International Astronautical Congress. The focus is on the Chang’e lunar exploration program, with missions planned for the next seven years. The sixth mission, Chang’e 6, is scheduled for 2024 and will be China’s second robotic sample return mission to the moon. It aims to collect soil and rock samples from the far side of the Moon and bring them back to Earth. The mission will also carry

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NASA Shirt Women Cute Astronaut Moon Space Graphic Short Sleeve Tee Top

NASA Shirt Women Cute Astronaut Moon Space Graphic Short Sleeve Tee Top

Introducing our NASA Shirt Women Cute Astronaut Moon Space Graphic Short Sleeve Tee Top! This soft and comfortable cotton blend shirt features an adorable astronaut and space graphic, perfect for any space enthusiast. With its versatile design, it can be paired with various outfits for a stylish and trendy look. Suitable for daily wear, work, travel, or outdoor activities, this shirt is a must-have for space lovers. Shop now and add a touch of cosmic charm to your wardrobe!

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MATXSO·MAX Men's Graphic Tees Astronaut T-Shirts - Cool Design Graphic T Shirts for Men

MATXSO·MAX Men's Graphic Tees Astronaut T-Shirts – Cool Design Graphic T Shirts for Men

The MATXSO·MAX Men’s Graphic Tees Astronaut T-Shirts are cool and stylish graphic tees designed with a classic crew neck and a relaxed fit. Made with soft, breathable, and fade-resistant fabric, these shirts feature a unique astronaut design that’s perfect for science lovers and space enthusiasts. They make a great gift idea and are convenient to wear and care for. Elevate your style and show off your love for space with these out-of-this-world t-shirts. Check prices and user reviews now!

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Gskyer Telescope, 70mm Aperture 400mm AZ Mount Astronomical Refracting Telescope for Kids Beginners - Travel Telescope with Carry Bag, Phone Adapter and Wireless Remote

Gskyer Telescope, 70mm Aperture 400mm AZ Mount Astronomical Refracting Telescope for Kids Beginners – Travel Telescope with Carry Bag, Phone Adapter and Wireless Remote

The Gskyer Telescope is a 70mm aperture refracting telescope designed for kids and beginners. It offers a clear and crisp view of the lunar and planetary objects with its fully coated glass optical components. The telescope is compact and portable, making it perfect for travel and on-the-go sky gazing. It comes with a phone adapter and wireless remote, allowing for easy exploration of the night sky and capturing stunning celestial images. The telescope also features an adjustable tripod for different viewing positions and a carry bag

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Dianfan Telescope,80mm Aperture 600mm Telescopes for Adults Astronomy,Fully Mult-Coated High Powered Refracting Telescope for Kids Beginners,Professional Telescopes with Tripod,Phone Adapter and Bag

Dianfan Telescope,80mm Aperture 600mm Telescopes for Adults Astronomy,Fully Mult-Coated High Powered Refracting Telescope for Kids Beginners,Professional Telescopes with Tripod,Phone Adapter and Bag

The Dianfan Telescope is a high-quality refracting telescope designed for both adults and kids beginners in astronomy. With an 80mm aperture and 600mm focal length, this telescope provides clear and realistic views of the night sky. It is equipped with two eyepieces and a 3X Barlow lens, allowing for magnification from 24X to 180X. The telescope features a sturdy aluminum frame and a stable tripod, ensuring durability and ease of use. It is also lightweight

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StarSense Explorer DX 130AZ Smartphone App-Enabled Telescope – Works with StarSense App to Help You Find Stars, Planets & More – 130mm Newtonian Reflector – iPhone/Android Compatible

StarSense Explorer DX 130AZ Smartphone App-Enabled Telescope – Works with StarSense App to Help You Find Stars, Planets & More – 130mm Newtonian Reflector – iPhone/Android Compatible

The StarSense Explorer DX 130AZ Smartphone App-Enabled Telescope is a revolutionary telescope that uses your smartphone to analyze the night sky and calculate its position in real time. It is perfect for beginners, with a user-friendly app interface and detailed tutorials. The telescope eliminates the need for complicated star charts and imprecise planetarium apps, making locating objects in the sky easier, faster, and more accurate. Simply place your phone in the StarSense dock, align it with the telescope’s optics, and

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Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope for Adults Kids Astronomy Beginners, Sarblue Mak60 Catadioptric Compound Telescope 750x60mm, Compact Portable Travel Telescope, with Tabletop Tripod Phone Adapter

Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope for Adults Kids Astronomy Beginners, Sarblue Mak60 Catadioptric Compound Telescope 750x60mm, Compact Portable Travel Telescope, with Tabletop Tripod Phone Adapter

The SARBLUE Mak60 Catadioptric Compound Telescope is a powerful and compact telescope designed for adults and kids astronomy beginners. With its Maksutov-Cassegrain design and high-precision fully multi-coated optical glass lens, it delivers sharp and crystal-clear views of both daytime subjects like birds and wildlife, as well as astronomical objects like Saturn, Jupiter, and craters on the Moon. The detachable lid allows users to see the internal construction of the telescope, making it an

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Japan's 'Moon Sniper' launch delayed for third time

Japan’s ‘Moon Sniper’ launch delayed for third time

Japan’s space agency, the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), has once again delayed the launch of its “Moon Sniper” lunar mission. This is the third time the launch has been postponed, this time due to strong winds. The new launch date has not yet been announced. The mission was set to take place from the southern island of Tanegashima and would have also carried a research satellite developed by JAXA, NASA, and the European Space Agency.

The delay comes just

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