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Long Before it Captured a Comet, Rosetta Caught These Views of Mars

These days the world is looking in awe at the incredible images of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko from ESA’s Rosetta spacecraft. But it took Rosetta over ten years to arrive at the comet, during which time it got some great views of other worlds in our Solar System as well: … 172 more words

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Rosetta Gets Up Close and Personal With Comet 67P

On Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015, the Rosetta spacecraft performed a bit of a barnstorming act, swooping low over the surface of comet 67P/C-G in the first dedicated close pass of its mission. 240 more words

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Cyclically Closing and Opening a Door

any quarrel between chaos and order
is going to produce unwanted casualties,
yet each must be sagaciously absorbed
into a body holistically inclined, pleased
to bear the weight of the uniformly dead. 73 more words

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Space Probes

Humans have sent out many space probes into the vast unknown. Some are very famous, like Curiosity, Kepler, and Rosetta, whilst others are less well known. 78 more words

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Cena

Quattro sofficini findus ai formaggi, tre mozzarelle della stessa linea, tutto cotto al forno. Più una rosetta con dell’eccellente gambuccio di Parma.

Più Che Buono

The Missing Link Roundup: Rosetta

Above is the first color photo taken of 67P from the Rosetta space craft. Even in color 67P looks black and white! — BBC News… 101 more words

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