Humanity goes again to the moon, however this time the United States is not going to be alone on this venture.
This Wednesday, the Japanese Government introduced their formal entry into Artemis program with a memorandum of understanding alongside the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
The Artemis program is supposed to ship the primary girl and subsequent man on the moon by 2024. They plan on utilizing the most recent applied sciences to discover the lunar floor.
In explicit, Japan will contribute to the worldwide habitation module referred to as Gateway. It will present a spot for worldwide crew to stay and work throughout Artemis missions.
Japan’s inclusion makes it the third company to hitch NASA, with Canada and the European Space Agency becoming a member of in late 2020.