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Philae’s Leap for Mankind

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Today humanity watched as the ESA broadcasted the first-ever touchdown of a lander on a comet nucleus. This is an unprecedented, beautiful and historic moment for Mankind.

Philae is a lander carried by the Rosetta Orbiter some 500 million kilometers away to comet 67P/C-G. Its purpose is to excavate the site for the building-blocks of life.

The beauty of this historic endeavor lies in the collaborative efforts of humans across the Earth to understand the nature of our existence through space exploration. ESA’s Rosetta Mission will reveal scrolls of new data that will greatly enhance our knowledge of the universe– and appreciation for life.

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