ESA Hopes Rosetta Comet Chaser Operations to Resume Soon

Credit: ESA
PARIS—Europe’s Rosetta comet-chasing mission is facing a gap in its normal science operations after a close encounter with Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko last month sent the spacecraft into safe mode. Led by the European Space Agency (ESA), Rosetta has been flying a series of trajectories around...

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