ESA’s Rosetta Orbiter to Land on 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko

Rosetta’s nominal mission was originally funded until the end of this year, but at a meeting yesterday, the European Space Agency has given formal approval to continue the mission for an additional 9 months, until the end of September 2016. The spacecraft will most likely be landed on the surface of its target comet. “This [...] —> Read More