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  1. Philae: life and times of a comet landerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | NatureNews

    ... at what the future may hold for the spacecraft. The Rosetta mission launched on 2 March 2004 from Kourou in French Guiana, beginning its long journey to 67P. Scientists hope that Rosetta mission data will help them to understand conditions in the ...

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  2. Hart acheRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | Trinadad Express

    ... Captain and Cardiff City striker Kenwyne Jones was back in the starting lineup after missing the 4-2 defeat of French Guiana, while Joevin Jones had his first start after a bout of illness. "I made eight changes, so you might say I disrupted the ...

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  3. Andre Blake and Jamaica rout Antigua and Barbuda 3-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | The Brotherly Game

    ... of finishing in the top four of this tournament qualified for the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup tournament, and French Guiana and the winner of the Martinique vs. Antigua and Barbuda match will face Honduras in a playoff series to qualify for the Gold Cup. ...

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  4. Philae shuts down after losing powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | ABC News

    ... the sun for at least another 13 months. March 2, 2004: Liftoff from European Space Agency (ESA) launch pad in French Guiana by an Ariane 5 rocket . March 2005: Rosetta encounters the Earth, using the planet's gravity as a slingshot to boost speed. ...

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  5. Comet lander conks out, may be deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | CNN

    ... 6. Rosetta's mission started on March 2, 2004, when it was launched on a European Ariane 5 rocket from Kourou, French Guiana. Rosetta is named after the Rosetta Stone, the black basalt that provided the key to deciphering Egyptian hieroglyphs. ...

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  6. Historic Philae comet probe loses power, but sends dataRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 15 | Newstime Africa

    ... the last tweet sent by the lander robot. The Rosetta probe was launched on March 2, 2004, from Kourou in the French Guiana, and covered a distance of approximately 3.7 billion miles (six billion kilometers). It chased Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko ...

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  7. Now Available: Soy Products Market in French Guiana: Databook to 2017Read the original story

    Saturday Nov 15 | PR-inside.com

    The report presents detailed historic and forecast data on the Soy Products consumption trends in French Guiana, offering consumption volume and value at market and category level. Bringing together Canadean's research, modeling, and analysis expertise to develop uniquely detailed market data, it allows both foreign and domestic companies to identify the market dynamics of overall Soy Products sales, and remain sensitive to those categories that will be in the ascendency in the coming years.

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  8. UFOs, Rosetta: Comet an alien spaceship, ESA spy leaks NASA cover-up, conspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Examiner.com

    From Rosetta's takeoff in French Guiana in 2004 to its rendezvous with comet 67P this past summer, WSJ's Gautam Naik looks at the Rosetta mission's milestones in the past 10 years. UFOs are in space, and the real mission of the Rosetta robotic space probe is to investigate not a comet but an alien space craft, leaked a European Space Agency employee.

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  9. Cuba, T&T to decide Group A winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Jamaica Observer

    It will be a race to see which one of two nations -- defending champions Cuba or French Guiana -- will accompany CONCACAF Gold Cup qualifiers Trinidad and Tobago when action continues in Group A of the CFU Caribbean Cup with a double header at the Montego Bay Sports Complex today. Trinidad and Tobago are on six points after holding off 10-man French Guiana 4-2 on Thursday and assured themselves of playing at least the third-place game next Tuesday, while Cuba are in second place on four points after a pulsating extra time 3-2 win over plucky Curacao, and should be the odds-on bet to advance.

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  10. Cuba steal late winRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Trinadad Express

    ... to win the game for Cuba. Curacao are eliminated. 2014 CARIBBEAN CUP SCHEDULE: Today (Group A) 6.30 p.m. - French Guiana vs Curacao, Montego Bay Sports Complex 9 (p.m.)- Cuba vs Trinidad & Tobago, Montego Bay Sports Complex Tomorrow (Group B) 6.30 ...

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  11. 3, 2, 1 ... Contact. Philae lander is talkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | CNN

    ... 6. Rosetta's mission started on March 2, 2004, when it was launched on a European Ariane 5 rocket from Kourou, French Guiana. Rosetta is named after the Rosetta Stone, the black basalt that provided the key to deciphering Egyptian hieroglyphs. ...

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  12. Comet probe scientist cries after shirt bashed: 'Drives women away from science'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Examiner.com

    ... of bashing. The Rosetta Probe has now traveled more than 3.5 billion miles in space after it was launched from French Guiana in March 2004, according to VOX News. This is the news, not the man's shirt, which looks more comical than sexist to many ...

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  13. Pushing into space worth the costRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | CNN

    ... 6. Rosetta's mission started on March 2, 2004, when it was launched on a European Ariane 5 rocket from Kourou, French Guiana. Rosetta is named after the Rosetta Stone, the black basalt that provided the key to deciphering Egyptian hieroglyphs. ...

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  14. Big lesson from comet landingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | CNN

    ... 6. Rosetta's mission started on March 2, 2004, when it was launched on a European Ariane 5 rocket from Kourou, French Guiana. Rosetta is named after the Rosetta Stone, the black basalt that provided the key to deciphering Egyptian hieroglyphs. ...

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  15. Rosetta mission: So how does one land a spacecraft on a comet 300 million miles away?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... Earth. That happened back on March 2, 2004, when an Ariane rocket launched from Europe's spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana. A vital next step was to pick up some serious speed - and in the right direction to chase the chosen celestial body - namely ...

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  16. Spacecraft Aims To Land On Speeding CometRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Sky News

    ... its separation from the orbiter and detailed images of the comet itself. The Rosetta mission blasted off from French Guiana in March 2004 and has travelled more than four billion miles to reach its target. Scientists used gravity to act as a ...

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  17. Countdown to Comet-Landing BidRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Wall Street Journal

    From Rosetta's takeoff in French Guiana in 2004 to its rendezvous with comet 67P this past summer, WSJ's Gautam Naik looks at the Rosetta mission's milestones in the past 10 years. DARMSTADT, Germany-In what promises to be a nail-biting event worthy of a Hollywood script, rocket scientists Wednesday will attempt the challenging task of trying to land a probe on the surface of a comet.

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  18. 'Sexiest mission ever': Rosetta comet landingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | CNN

    ... amazed the asteroid survived the impact that created its large crater. The ESA-led project was launched from French Guiana in 2004. Here you can see a European Ariane 5 rocket carrying the Rosetta spacecraft as it lifts off from Kourou on March 2. ...

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  19. Rosetta Mission: Scientists Gear up for Dramatic Bid to Land Probe on CometRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Wall Street Journal

    From Rosetta's takeoff in French Guiana in 2004 to its rendezvous with comet 67P this past summer, WSJ's Gautam Naik looks at the Rosetta mission's milestones in the past 10 years. DARMSTADT, Germany-In what promises to be a nail-biting event worthy of a Hollywood script, rocket scientists on Wednesday will attempt the challenging task of trying to land a probe on the surface of a comet.

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  20. Rosetta and Philae: Landing first probe on a comet would be a staggering technical achievementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | VentureBeat

    ... where the probe could land. The spacecraft was launched in March 2004 from Guiana Space Centre in Kourou, French Guiana . To get into orbit, the spacecraft followed an incredibly complex trajectory using gravity to slingshot around Earth and Mars ...

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