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"The closest it will get to us for at least the next 150 years."
Earth is about experience one of its closest comet flybys as two zip past us today and tomorrow. The last time we had such
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Scientists are about to turn on Rosetta's communication system in the hopes of getting a signal from the crash-landed Philae
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The European Space Agency's comet lander was a huge success last week -- even though the craft actually bounced about half
"Philae has fallen into 'idle mode' - a possibly long silence. In this mode, all instruments and most systems on board are
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The European Space Agency has made a last-ditch attempt to drill into the surface of a comet as the batteries on its lander
The European space probe which landed - awkwardly but spectacularly - on a comet earlier this week is almost dead due to