NASA Declares End of Deep Impact Comet Mission

NASA Declares End of Deep Impact Comet Mission

According to new report, NASA declared last week that the mission to research on comet has been stopped. This mission was set by the professor at the University of Maryland.

A spacecraft was sent a long year back in order to study and collect the details of the comet.

Comets are small or large pieces of objects which are formed by the creation of Earth and other planets.

The mission was a great success as it had gathered all the details of the comets, the small icy bodies.

The College Park campus said that the scientists had really worked hard in order to make their imagination into reality. They aimed to find as much for this deep impact mission, which could be beyond the thoughts of normal people.

But, this drop of the spacecraft is a "big loss" for the scientists at the University of Maryland.

Jessica Sunshine, prof. of the Maryland astronomy, said that losing this mission is just like losing an old friend.

Mike A'Hearn, principal investigator at the University of Maryland, said that he feels "proud of the many contributions", they had achieved in order to gather the information of the comets.

He added that he was "saddened" with the end of this spacecraft mission.


FrenchTribune Specials

Extremely Small Premature Baby Surprises Everyone

Megan Smith and Eric Pegues finally took a sigh of relief after their extremely small premature baby was discharged on January 9, 2016 from a hospital in Charlotte, North Carolina. Megan, who gave birth to E’layah Faith on September 23, 2015, said that she was anxious as the moment she had been waiting for has finally arrived.

The baby...

Most Popular

CNIL asks Facebook to comply with French data protection laws or face fines

This week, social network Facebook has been ordered by...

Junior doctors in England begin second 24-hour strike

Junior doctors in England are starting another day long...

Hackers expose contact details of 20,000 FBI employees

The contact information of 20,000 employees from the...

Indian regulators block Facebook's ‘Free Basics’ service

On Monday, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (...

Poll

Can Greece Come out of Economic Problems: