‘Standing on a comet’: Rosetta mission will contribute to space weather research

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A comet-bound spacecraft that’s been in sleep mode for more than two years is scheduled to wake up on the morning of Jan. 20 -— beginning the home stretch of its decade-long journey to a mile-wide ball of rock, dust and ice.

T. Blank‘s insight:

Rosette landing on a comet coming to a theatre near you…can’t wait.

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