Four Possible Causes for Contour's Failure - Universe Today
Image credit: NASA NASA investigators have come up with four possible reasons why the Comet Nucleus Tour (CONTOUR) mission failed in August 2002. The mission launched in July 2002, and was supposed to visit at least two comets and study their icy nuclei, but something went wrong that caused the spacecraft to disappear from ground … Continue reading "Four Possible Causes for Contour’s Failure"