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Vega115
2004-Jan-13, 09:15 PM
Yep! This is from that spacecraft that flew by the comet collecting samples i believe.

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http://www.space.com/php/multimedia/imagedisplay/img_display.php?pic=040112_comet_flyby_01.gif

Very cool.

Superluminal
2004-Jan-14, 12:20 AM
Those are some great pictures, and taken with the navigation camera. Can't wait till next year when Deep Impact gets to Tempel 1 with cameras that are designed to gather scientific images. Not to mention they are going to shoot the comet with a probe.