Hayabusa Sample Return Capsule Retrieved - Universe Today
[/caption] Scientists from Japan were given the go-ahead to retrieve the sample return capsule from the Hayabusa spacecraft, which is hoped to contain the first piece of asteroid ever brought to Earth, perhaps providing insight into the origins of asteroids – and our universe. The capsule was ejected three hours before reaching Earth, and the … Continue reading "Hayabusa Sample Return Capsule Retrieved"