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Like a feather Rosetta gently dropped onto Comet 67P

Like the Rosetta stone after which the space mission was named, the mother ship and its once lost child have helped decipher the natural history of the solar system The post Like a feather Rosetta gently dropped onto Comet 67P appeared first on Plane Talking.
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