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How to land on a comet

Generally speaking, space missions fall into one of three categories:  difficult, more difficult, and ridiculously difficult.

Nov 04, 2014
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Five years in orbit for ESA's Proba-2

(Phys.org) —ESA's Proba-2 celebrates five years in orbit today. From technology demonstrator to solar observatory and now space weather platform, the mission has provided triple value to European scientists.

Nov 03, 2014
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