artist concept of Rosetta
Artist concept of Rosetta. Image credit: ESA
On its way to a 2014 rendezvous with a comet, the European Space Agency's Rosetta spacecraft will fly by asteroid Steins on Sept. 5. JPL manages NASA's participation in the Rosetta mission.

Learn more about the mission from the European Space Agency at

http://www.esa.int/esaMI/Rosetta/ .

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