January 21, 2014

Rosetta Calls Home

Video highlight showing receipt of signal from ESA’s Rosetta comet chaser after 31 months of deep-space hibernation. Teams at ESA’s operations centre in Darmstadt, Germany, leaped for joy as the signal was confirmed via NASA’s 70m tracking stations in California and Australia.

Credit: ESA

[ Read the Article: Rosetta Wakes Up From 31 Month Long Slumber ]

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