Rosetta: Making History!
|Revathi B1,* and Prashanth K2|
|1Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Osmania University, Hyderabad, Telangana, India|
|2Mechanical Engineering, JNTU, Hyderabad, Telangana, India|
|Corresponding Author :||Revathi B
M. Pharm, Pharmaceutical Chemistry Osmania University
Hyderabad, Telangana, India
|Received Nov 17, 2014, Accepted Nov 20, 2014, Published Nov 24, 2014|
|Citation: Revathi B, Prashanth K (2015) Rosetta: Making History!. JAstrobiol Outreach 3:123. doi:10.4172/2332-2519.1000123|
|Copyright: © 2015 Revathi B. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited|
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The first spacecraft to orbit a comet was Rosetta, which was launched by a European Space Operations Centre. Its aim is to study the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. The details of the orbiter and lander have been explained here.