ESA has landed a robot on comet 67P – a worlds first


OK, this is the most awesome thing you’ll hear this year: ESA, European Space Agency, lanched the Rosetta spacecraft 10 years ago and on Nov 12th 2014, 16:00 GMT, was able to land the robot called Philae on comet 67P/Churyumov-Gherasimenko. That is the first time in human history when a spacecraft traced and orbited a comet and when it has landed a robot on a comet.

On a freaking comet!!!

What want the guys at ESA to find out in there? If there are organic compound on the comet, to take lots of selfies with Rosetta and to take lots of pictures from the ground of the comet. Of course, the robot will analyze the ground and check what elements are in there too.

Say what you want, but this it the greatest news ever in my lifetime!

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