Now THAT'S how to land on a Comet! European Space Agency releases astonishing video showing how Rosetta probe will 'dance' in space before touching down in November

January 16, 2014 5:44 PM

23 0

Now THAT'S how to land on a Comet! European Space Agency releases astonishing video showing how Rosetta probe will 'dance' in space before touching down in November

The European Space Agency (ESA) has revealed exactly how it hopes Rosetta probe will land on a comet later this year.

The craft will perform a breathtaking complex series of moves described as 'a space dance' to enable it to fly close enough to the surface to identify a landing site.

Read more

To category page

Loading...