AKARI Space Observatory Focuses on Cygnus

Astronomers using Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency’s AKARI Space Observatory have captured a stunning image of the central regions of the Cygnus constellation. AKARI, formerly known as ASTRO-F, was launched in February 2006. It’s the second space mission for infrared astronomy from the Institute of Space and Astronautical Science of the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency, and [...] —> Read More