Departure of Japanese Cargo Ship from ISS after…

Eleven years after the launch of the first H-II Transfer cargo vehicle (HTV) to the International Space Station(ISS), the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency’s (JAXA’s) HTV-9 will depart the orbital laboratory on August 18, 2020. According to…

Campfires’ on the Sun

The first images from Solar Orbiter, a new Sun-observing mission by ESA and NASA, have revealed omnipresent miniature solar flares, dubbed ‘campfires’, near the surface of our closest star. Solar Orbiter’s first view of the…