[the end] To Pilot Sen Kanai Shigeru, space! Public viewing [Miraikan-The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation]

Sen Kanai Shigeru (JAXA astronaut) ©JAXA/GCTC

Let's make sure of launching of spaceship Soyuz with Astronaut Kanai together!

On Sunday, December 17, Astronaut Sen Kanai Shigeru flies away from Kazakh Baikonur space station as International Space Station (ISS) 54th/55th long-term stay crew for ISS.
We relay moment of launching of this spaceship Soyuz, and public viewing that scientific communicator explains about study, experiment that astronaut is engaged in in ISS clearly is held.

Holding simultaneous as for the panel display to explain mission that Astronaut Kanai performs in ISS to in the fifth-floor permanent exhibition.

You go out to non-visit at this opportunity, and would you like to think about space?

To Pilot Sen Kanai Shigeru, space! Public viewing

Date

Sunday, December 17, 2017 15:30-16:30 (plan)

Venue

Miraikan-The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation the seventh floor innovation hall

Capacity

170 people

Entrance fee

Free of charge

Participation method

Free-for-all (entrance and exit freedom) on that day
※At the date, time, we change by the situation of launching and may cancel. In addition, we may not carry out broadcast when malfunction of unavoidable delivery happens. Thank you for your understanding.
※By the situation of venue of the day, we may set a limit to entrance.

◇Simultaneous holding

Panel display

About mission that Pilot Kanai performs in ISS, we introduce by panel display clearly.
Also, is body of creature provided with confront the severe environment, setting up there is not gravity (microgravity), and what kind of change environment of space which many radiations fly about brings in gene of creature?
Pilot Kanai is going to work on experiments to check influence that space environment brings to body of creature.

Period

From Saturday, December 16, 2017 to January 8, 2018 Monday (holiday)

Venue

"This, the International Space Station" are before Miraikan-The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation the fifth floor permanent construction display
Period From Saturday, December 16, 2017 to January 8, 2018 Monday (holiday)
※Public viewing is Sunday, December 17, 2017
Holding time [opening time]
10:00-17:00 (as for the purchase of admission ticket until 30 minutes before closing)
[public viewing] 15:30-16:30 (plan)
Holding place Miraikan-The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (2-3-6, Aomi, Koutou-ku)
Access Yurikamome Line "Telecom Center Station" 4-minute walk, "Funenokagakukan Station" 5-minute walk
A 15-minute walk from Rinkai Line "Tokyo-Teleport Station" B exit
Reference Miraikan-The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation
Telephone: 03-3570-9151
URL concerned http://www.miraikan.jst.go.jp/event/1712011422266.html (Miraikan-The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation official web site details page)
Remarks [closed days] On Tuesday
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