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To Catch a Comet

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Preview Follow orbiter Rosetta as it attempts to land on the surface of a comet.

Watch Sunday, July 31, 2016 at 11am on WMHT-TV​

On November 11, 2014 billions of kilometers from Earth, a spacecraft orbiter and lander did what no other has dared to attempt: land on the volatile surface of a comet as it zooms around the sun at 67,000 km/hr.

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