Earth Severs Link With Silent Comet Probe

Earth severs link with silent comet probe

PARIS, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 27th july,2016) - Ground controllers bid a final farewell Tuesday to robot lab Philae, cutting communications with the tiny probe that is hurtling through space on the surface of a comet. "Today communication with Philae was stopped," Andreas Schuetz, spokesman for German space agency DLR told AFP.

"This is the end of a... fascinating and successful mission for the public and for science."

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