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Fraser
2014-Jul-03, 02:21 PM
This*is really getting exciting! ESA’s Rosetta spacecraft (and the*piggybacked Philae lander) are in the home stretch to arrive at Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko in 34 days and the comet is showing up quite nicely in Rosetta’s narrow-angle camera.*The animation above, assembled*from 36 NAC images acquired last week, shows 67P/C-G rotating over a total elapsed time of 12.4 […]

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