WOSU News Archives For: July 12, 2005

Getting from Here to There: A Probe’s Tale

12:00AM
July
12, 2005

Scientists continue to analyze debris from last week’s collision between a space rpobe and the Tempel 1 comet. Scientists hope, by getting a look at the inside of the comet, they can better understand the formation of the universe. Getting to the comet, though, required some thought – in fact, a lot of thought. Here’s how they did it: