PHILAE

Nov, 14, 2014, 06:35 PM

Philae in Danger of 'Dying' Due to Blockage of Light, New Plan Underway
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With reports that Philae's battery is dying, the Rosetta mission's ground controllers have decided to put plan Z into action by rotating Philae so that one of its larger panels catches light.

Nov, 13, 2014, 01:54 PM

Philae Remains Unlatched to Comet but Still Being Celebrated
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After Philae's achievement of becoming the first spacecraft to land on the surface of a speeding comet, some the mysteries of the universe may finally be debunked.

Nov, 10, 2014, 02:11 PM

Ready, Set: Rosetta Comet Landing Mission Ready to Go
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After months of talk and planning, European scientists will finally attempt to land a probe on the surface of a comet. This will be the moment of truth for a mission that's been under planning for a decade and success will reveal some of the secrets of the universe.

Sep, 27, 2014, 09:59 AM

ESA's Rosetta Philae Lander will Historically Land on Comet on November 12
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A new announcement from the European Space Agency has revealed that Rosetta's Philae lander will attempt to land on Comet 67P's surface on November 12, 2014.

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