Lifted From a Russian Lake, a Big, if Fragile, Space Rock

Lifted From a Russian Lake, a Big, if Fragile, Space Rock
MOSCOW — Russian officials on Wednesday retrieved the largest fragment so far of a meteor that exploded in February over the city of Chelyabinsk, but as divers and a mechanical winch lifted it from the bottom of a lake, the rock broke into three …
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Comet-Chasing Rosetta Spacecraft To Awaken From Deep-Space Hibernation
Europe's comet-chasing space probe Rosetta has been hibernating for more than two years, but in January, the spacecraft will be jolted awake to prepare for the climax of its mission. Rosetta launched in March 2004 and has been racing after the distant …
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