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The Shocking Size of Comet McNaught

( -- British scientists have identified a new candidate for the biggest comet measured to date. Dr Geraint Jones of UCL's Mullard Space Science Laboratory presented the results at the RAS National Astronomy Meeting ...

dateApr 13, 2010 in Space Exploration
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Ulysses space mission to end

After 18.6 years in space and defying several earlier expectations of its demise, the joint ESA/NASA solar orbiter Ulysses will achieve 'end of mission' on 30 June 2009. The final communication pass with a ground station ...

dateJun 26, 2009 in Space Exploration
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