Japan tests space cannon that will blast asteroid
AFP News (10/23/2013)
Japanese scientists readying to blast a crater in an asteroid to find out what it is made of said Wednesday they have successfully tested their new space cannon.
The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) said the huge weapon would fire a metal bullet at the surface of asteroid 1999JU3 …
Ever since Japan’s flagbearer (L), Marvin the Martian (Wiki) has made it his Mission in Life too blow up the Earth because it blocks his view of Venus, he has sought to make his dream come true:
After two thousand years of work, the Illudium PU-36 Explosive Space Modulator* is complete. Brace yourself for immediate disintegration.
The 3Yen’s previous reports of Japan’s Hayabusa robotic space probes and Marvin the Martian’s spacey plans include:
• Marvin the Martian’s sushi business? (3Yen / 2010-04-07)
• Japan’s robot probe samples tasty asteroid (3Yen / 2005-11-27)
• Race to Mars! (3Yen / 2006-09-01) ↓