It’s been a long journey, but it’s nearly over. On Wednesday, the European Space Agency’s Rosetta spacecraft will finally arrive at the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko.
Read original article – Published August 04, 2014 6:36 PM ET
After A Decade, Comet-Chasing Spacecraft Nearly There
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