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5 Things You Need to Know about Rosetta, the Comet Chaser – The Countdown, Episode 40

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We’ve put robots on both the moon and mars, but scientists have never tried to soft-land a robot on a comet–until now. In this episode of The Countdown, we cover everything you need to know about the European Space Agency’s groundbreaking Rosetta mission. – More to explore: Comet Craft Approaches Its Target (Nature) Rosetta: To [...]

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