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Rosetta comet-chaser phones home – BBC News

BBC NewsA signal confirming its alert status was received by controllers in Darmstadt, Germany, at 18:17 GMT. Rosetta has spent the past 31 months in hibernation to conserve power as it arced beyond the orbit of Jupiter on a path that should take it to Comet …Comet-chasing probe wakes up, calls homeCNNComet-chasing Rosetta probe wakes […]

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Hey, Rosetta? ESA hopes for sign of life from comet-chasing probe – CTV News

CTV NewsBERLIN — Europe’s Rosetta probe is due to wake up from years of hibernation Monday, but scientists face an agonizing wait of several hours until the first signal reaches Earth and they can celebrate a new milestone in their unprecedented mission to land a …Scientists hope comet-chaser spacecraft wakes upWashington PostRobot spaceship wakes up […]

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Spaceship Rosetta to land on a comet hurtling through space at 24600mph – Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.ukIt might seem like a scene straight out of Armeggedon but this stunt is definitely more real than Hollywood. Tomorrow, a spaceship will begin one of the most technologically advanced missions ever when it attempts to land on a comet travelling at 24,6000mph …Robotic probe to awaken for comet rendezvous, landingTimes LIVERosetta Comet-Chasing Spacecraft To […]