02 Oct

NASA to Put Largest Solar Sail into Space


With the launch of IKAROS, Japan was the first country to experiment successfully with solar …

02 Jul

Japan Launches a Solar Sail in Outer Space

Energy Boom

For over a hundred years, scientists andscience fiction writers have suggested using sunlight to power …

30 Apr

Japan Sets Sail for Space Using Solar-Powered Spacecraft IKAROS

Energy Boom

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) is about ready to set sail forthe solar system …