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The Philippine’s 50-kg-class microsatellite “DIWATA-1” has been received. DIWATA-1 will be released from Kibo this spring.

On January 13, 2016, a 50-kg-class microsatellite called "DIWATA-1" (meaning "fairy" in Filipino) was handed over to JAXA.

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JAXA Astronaut Activity Report, November 2015

This is JAXA's Japanese astronaut primary activity report for November 2015.

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JAXA Astronaut Activity Report, October 2015

This is JAXA's Japanese astronaut primary activity report for October 2015.

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Kibo-ABC Member Countries’ News: Thailand

Asian Try Zero-G for students invited to promote space education in Thai Government House.

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The second experiment using the ExHAM now underway

The ExHAM offers the advantage of being able to return samples directly to the cabin after exposure to the space environment, without the need to perform Extravehicular Activities.

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Increasingly evident effects of a long-term culture in the space environment on Medaka fish genes

A research group headed by Professor Hiroshi Mitani of Tokyo University and Professor Shuji Terai of Niigata University analyzed the gene expression of medaka cultured on the ISS, with the results being published in PLOS ONE, a U.S. scientific journal.

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Call for Proposals Asian Try Zero-G, 2016

Kibo-ABC renewed “Try Zero-G for Asian youth" as “Asian Try Zero-G" program and invites your idea of the simple space experiment to be conducted in the International Space Station (ISS)/Kibo.

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