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Fraser
2013-Sep-04, 06:50 PM
Disappointing news today from Dr. Mike A’Hearn, Principal Investigator of the EPOXI mission, which has been using the repurposed spacecraft from the Deep Impact mission to study other comets. The spacecraft was going to take some much-anticipated images of Comet ISON, but apparently a communication problem has occurred and the images may have been lost. […]

More... (http://www.universetoday.com/104511/no-images-of-comet-ison-from-deep-impactepoxi-spacecraft-due-to-communication-loss/)

Squink
2013-Sep-14, 05:39 PM
September 10, 2013:
Still no contact with Deep Impact (http://www.planetary.org/blogs/emily-lakdawalla/2013/09101625-still-no-contact-with-deep-impact.html)