Touchdown! The Philae probe has landed on the surface of a comet, scientists from the European Space Agency (ESA) announced Wednesday.The Rosetta comet landing has made history - The Washington Post
It is the first time a soft landing has been achieved on a comet.However, project scientists believe anchors that hold the probe to the surface failed to work properly and are now trying to find out why, according to ESA tweets.Shortly after landing was confirmed, the probe tweeted: "Touchdown! My new address: 67P!" Later, it tweeted again: "I'm on the surface but my harpoons did not fire."
Comet Landing A Success: European Craft Makes 'Fairly Gentle Touch Down' : The Two-Way : NPR
ESA Rosetta Spacecraft Photographed UFO and Towers On Comet 67P Surface - UFO Sightings, UFO News, Top Secret, Aliens, New Movies, Aliens
A UFO and towers has been photographed on the surface of Comet 67P Churyumov Gerasimenko by the European Space Agency (ESA) Rosetta Probe spacecraft.Strange shining object near Comet 67P Churyumov Gerasimenko |UFO Sightings Hotspot
The craft, which is currently tailing the comet (and has just announced its landing point), was able to take a high-resolution image which then revealed a spherical metallic-looking object and towers.
▶ UFO Flies Near Comet 67P Churyumov Gerasimenko - YouTube
The image shows a strange shining circular object that seems to float on the surface of the comet.
Though there is no explanation for this shining object, it is assumed that the anomaly is just a camera glitch…