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'We Are Here!' Spacecraft Rosetta Meets 67P Comet 10 Years After Leaving Earth, VIDEO


Science & Tech  (tags: science, technology, spacecraft, Rosetta, comet, VIDEO, astronomy )

Beatrice
- 1783 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
The spacecraft Rosetta is trying to catch a comet. Today, after a decade long journey, it finally reached caught up with 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko In November it will be close enough to harpoon the frozen ball of dirty ice and attempt to make a soft



   

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Vlasta M (7)
Thursday August 7, 2014, 8:18 am
It is so nice to see taht humanity is capable to do something so inspiring. Western civilization enables people to think freely and create new stuff, which is not possible if one does not have a freedom of spech that is guaranted with US Constitution and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
 

Katherine May Williams (0)
Thursday August 7, 2014, 11:29 am
Cool. Noted. :-)
 

Birgit W (160)
Thursday August 7, 2014, 1:13 pm
Interesting, thank you Beatrice.
 

Stan B (123)
Thursday August 7, 2014, 2:10 pm
Amazing. Thanks B.
 

Roger G (148)
Thursday August 7, 2014, 2:16 pm
noted, thanks
 

David C (75)
Thursday August 7, 2014, 2:48 pm
cool, thanks.
 

Lois Jordan (63)
Thursday August 7, 2014, 5:52 pm
Noted. Thanks so much for posting, Beatrice. I am amazed by the technology achieving this. Hoping updates will be following.
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Thursday August 7, 2014, 7:03 pm
Noted. Amazing technology.
 

DaleLovesOttawa O (198)
Thursday August 7, 2014, 7:17 pm
An interesting space journey.
 
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