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Nasa Bids Farewell to Messenger, Its Mercury Orbiter

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MESSENGER Mercury impact site

NASA's even provided a detailed map of the area where MESSENGER will smash into the planet's surface.

Credit: NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Carnegie Institution of Washington

A bit over 3,900 days ago, NASA sent a probe on a meandering course through the inner Solar System.

From Ars Technica
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