Philae

07.27.16
Comet lander Philae says goodbye as communications are cut
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Comet lander Philae says goodbye as communications are cut

Despite problems, it managed some impressive scientific work.

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05.28.16
Rosetta finds key building blocks of life in comet dust
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Rosetta finds key building blocks of life in comet dust

Crucial organic compounds likely traveled through space from newly formed stars.

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01.12.16
Philae comet lander has likely gone silent for good
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Philae comet lander has likely gone silent for good

A last-gasp attempt at contacting the lander hasn't received a response.

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07.31.15
Philae delivered crucial comet data despite its bumpy landing
07.31.15

Philae delivered crucial comet data despite its bumpy landing

Rosetta's Philae lander has made a bunch of comet discoveries.

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