10 years in flight, craft keeps date with comet

Posted: August 7, 2014 at 5:10 a.m.

This image taken by Rosetta’s Osiris narrow-angle camera and downloaded Wednesday shows close-up details of comet 67P/ Churyumov-Gerasimenko.

An unmanned probe swung alongside a comet Wednesday after a 4-billion-mile chase over the course of a decade.

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