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NEWS: COMET-HUNTING ROSETTA SATELLITE SETS DATE TO LAND ON A COMET FOR NOV. 11, 2014

The European Space Agency is planning to shake its Rosetta satellite from its slumber and has set a date for Nov. 11, 2014 to land on a comet. ESA has targeted comet comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko. Prior to the satellite landing on the comet, the space agency has launched the “Wake Up Rosetta” campaign which let the public upload videos and the top submissions will be beamed to the satelli...

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