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Fraser
2013-Dec-30, 01:50 PM
Watch out, you comet, Rosetta is on its way with a probe. The European Space Agency spacecraft is preparing to wake up in January from a nearly three-year-long hibernation period to ready for a close encounter with Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko. If all goes well, Rosetta should reach its destination in August and — after a couple […]

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