Arriving with a flash of brilliance, Japan's latest manga success has already spun off animated and live action TV series. Endorsed by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, JAXA, this 16-volume manga series has garnered a huge fan base. Asumi and her classmates are now settling into their first year of astronaut training. Although she isn't excelling in every subject, she is thriving in her new environment. Despite all her efforts however, there are forces in the academy itself who are determined to ruin her dreams at all costs.