Cargo spaceship meets the catcher in the sky
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By Paul Marks Update 11 September 2009: H-IIB launched successfully on 10 September, 2009. IF THE first launch of Japan’s new heavy-lifting rocket passes without incident this month, the residents of the International Space Station will soon be taking delivery of food, water, some spanking new laptops, a robot arm and a couple of Earth-observing experiments. Business as usual, you might think, except that the way this particular cargo gets to its destination is subtly different to its predecessors. The reason?