Philae Lander Comet

The ESA’s mission to land a probe on the surface of the 67P/Churyumox-Gerasimenko Comet has been a long 10-year journey, but Rosetta Spacecraft mission was a success, and it became the first-ever craft to rendezvous with a comet in August. The Philae lander also hitched a ride on the spacecraft and made a seven-hour descent toward the surface of the comet Thursday and safely landing just before midnight EST. Click here to view the first image in today’s viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of the Life Straw being used to filter urinal water, vomit ,and much more.


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