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Friday, November 14, 2014 Permalink

Science Friday: First Comet Landing / Crowd-Funded Science / New Environmentalism

Image by ESA / Rosetta / Philae / CIVA

A two-image mosaic taken on Nov. 12, 2014, by Rosetta's Philae lander's CIVA camera. It confirms Philae landed safely on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko.

Image by ESA / Rosetta / Philae / CIVA

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