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Rosetta Flies By 'Diamond in the Sky' Steins - Universe Today
[/caption] ESA’s Rosetta spacecraft successfully flew by the asteroid 2867 Steins, coming within 800 km (500 miles) and gathering images and data on the irregularly shaped rock in space. “Steins looks like a diamond in the sky,” said Uwe Keller, Principal Investigator for the OSIRIS imaging system on board the spacecraft. Watch a movie of … Continue reading "Rosetta Flies By ‘Diamond in the Sky’ Steins"