수치로 본 메신저의 10년.

2004년 이후 10년 동안 나사의 메신저(MESSENGER) 우주탐사선은 수성의 표면에 가까이 접근하여 많은 연구 활동을 해 왔다.


MESSENGER 10 Years in Space: By the Numbers.

Ten years ago, on August 3, 2004, NASA’s MESSENGER (MErcury Surface, Space ENvironment, GEochemistry, and Ranging) spacecraft blasted off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, for a risky mission that would take the small satellite dangerously close to Mercury’s surface, paving the way for an ambitious study of the planet closest to the Sun.


http://www.nasa.gov/content/messenger-10-years-in-space-by-the-numbers


고화질 이미지: 

http://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/thumbnails/image/messenger_numbers_hi.jpeg


Image Credit: NASA.



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