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Galilean moons of Jupiter offer regular eclipses

Greetings, stargazers.

I hope you enjoyed the recent great pictures from comet Churyumov–Gerasimenko (or 67P for short) as much as I did. Launched in 2004 by the European Space Agency, the Rosetta spacecraft finally rendezvoused with the comet last summer. On Nov. 12, the small Philae lander made contact and settled on the...

Charles Hakes is an assistant professor in the physics and engineering department at Fort Lewis College and is director of the Fort Lewis Observatory. He can be reached at hakes_c@fortlewis.edu

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