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Fraser
2014-Mar-27, 03:00 PM
As Rosetta limbers up for its close-up encounter with a comet, we have visual confirmation that it’s on the right track! The comet spied its destination –*Comet 67P/Churymov-Gerasimenko — using its*OSIRIS wide-angle camera and narrow-angle camera on March 20 and March 21. “Finally seeing our target after a 10 year journey through space is an […]

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Swift
2014-Mar-27, 03:04 PM
Full steam ahead! :D