European Space Agency doesn't want the first-ever soft landing on a comet to take place at "Site J."ESA officials are asking the public to come up with a better name for the spot on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko where the Rosetta mission will drop a
Comet is set to zoom past Mars in a rare celestial event Sunday afternoon. event will be live streamed by Slooh, an organization that connects powerful telescopes to the Internet. The Virtual Telescope Project will also be streaming the comet's passing.
The spacecraft will target a massive boulder of ice over 50 miles in diameter -- a time capsule containing the building blocks of the solar system -- in the Kuiper Belt. Data will be logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.