Europe comet mission deserves Nobel: space chief

Paris (AFP) Jan 16, 2015

A European mission that made the first landing on a comet deserves the Nobel prize, the head of the European Space Agency (ESA) said on Friday.

“I hope there will be Nobel prizewinners coming along thanks to Philae and Rosetta,” said ESA chief Jean-Jacques Dordain, referring to the robot lab that made the historic landing, and its mother ship.

The mission “is a love story,” Dordain told —> Read More Here


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