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Comet Hunters

Comet Hunters
By Euronews

<p>The Rosetta Mission, Europe’s quest to put a robotic lander on a comet, is gathering momentum. </p> <p>Last month, the Rosetta probe woke up from hibernation after two-and-half-years in a deep sleep moving through space. </p> <p>With 267 days to go before it puts the Philae lander on a comet the spacecraft is still 800 million kilometres from Earth, yet remains close to the hearts of those who control it. </p> <p>Euronews will be following the Rosetta team throughout the year as they carry out their groundbreaking mission. Click above to check out our first visit to the team’s control room.</p>