Itokawa Cut ‘n’ Fold

As of Jan 25, 2010, this map has not been folded up by anyone.  I’m really curious to see how the repaired right “ear” (if you accept the “sea otter” analogy for the shape of this thing, smallest asteroid yet visited by a spacecraft) goes together.  Over at   www.unmannedspaceflight.com/index.php?showtopic=6427 is a collection of in-process images and discussion.

Cut 'n' Fold Itokawa

One Response to “Itokawa Cut ‘n’ Fold”

  1. Make Your Own Asteroid | B612 Foundation Says:

    […] Itokawa,  one of only two asteroids to be visited by a spacecraft. The link to the project is here, thanks to […]

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