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View Full Version : Stardust-NExT Unveils Astondingly Detailed and Crater rich Photos of Comet Tempel 1



Fraser
2011-Feb-15, 05:40 PM
NASA’s Stardust-NExT raced past Comet Temple 1 overnight Feb 14/15 at over 10 km/sec or 24,000 MPH and is now sending back the 72 astoundingly detailed and crisp science images of Comet Tempel 1 taken during closest approach at 11:37 p.m. EST on Feb. 14. The high resolution images are amazingly sharp and clearly show [...]

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