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Boo-yah! ESA Lands A Hole In One With A Comet

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The Rosetta mission, launched over ten years ago by the European Space Agency, successfully landed a probe on a comet.


http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/technology/philae-spacecraft-makes-historic-landing-on-comet/ar-AA7M71Q?ocid=mailsignout

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REALSPACE: Not content merely to suck on their own time, NASA forces suckiness on others

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My mom worked for NASA in its glory days well over a generation ago. It was an heroic agency in a tumultuous time, one of the few things all Americans could get behind and feel proud of. In the 80s/90s, it just became another bloated bureaucratic bore. Over the last decade, the agency tried fitfully to make itself relevant again, and believe you me, that was in dire need.

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