Asteroids

Hayabusa2

Paul Rincon

Science editor, BBC News website

The Hayabusa-2 spacecraft sends back images of the crater made when it detonated an explosive charge on the asteroid it is exploring.

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A camera on the Hayabusa 2 spacecraft captures the moment it touched down on an asteroid.
A camera on the Hayabusa-2 spacecraft captures the moment the probe touches down on an asteroid.
Hayabusa 2

Paul Rincon

Science editor, BBC News website

A new image from Japan's Hayabusa-2 spacecraft reveals a dark splodge where it touched down on the surface of an asteroid last week.

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