Atsuko Kawaguchi

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Scientists elated ALMA in full swing

May 26, 2013

Scientists elated ALMA in full swing

Japanese astronomers are in high spirits now that the state-of-the-art ALMA radio telescope, built under a multinational project in the Andean highlands, has commenced full operations to explore deep cosmic mysteries.

Sep 11, 2008

Space food one giant leap for ramen makers

Japan is set to start supplying new food to the International Space Station next year, including ramen, curry and rice, and mackerel cooked in miso. They are all on the list of 28 Japanese space food items approved last year by the Japan Aerospace ...