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#rosettawatch: New Clues About the Origin of Comet 67p

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Philae detaches from Rosetta

The Philae lander detaches from the Rosetta spacecraft in November 2014.

Credit: ESA/Rosetta/Philae/CIVA

Philae, the European Space Agency probe that landed on and then bounced across the surface of comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko in November, has provided researchers with a wealth of data that they are now eagerly digging through. But they are also desperate for the probe to wake up again, because their findings have left them with as many questions as answers.

From New Scientist
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