Comet Sprouts Tail;  Probe + Lander In Pursuit | Video

Europe's Rosetta Mission will study comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, nicknamed ‘Cherry-Gerry.’ The probe’s Philae lander will attempt a first-ever landing on the surface. Rosetta Probe Spies Dusty Veil Around Its Target

The  mission is expected to haul back an unprecedented mine of data on comet composition.

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