Researchers Take Peek Inside a Comet Early results from NASA's mission to crash a probe into a comet have some surprises for comet specialists.
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Researchers Take Peek Inside a Comet

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Researchers Take Peek Inside a Comet

Researchers Take Peek Inside a Comet

Researchers Take Peek Inside a Comet

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Comet Tempel 1 strikes the Deep Impact probe. A trailing craft photographed the collision. NASA hide caption

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Early results from NASA's July Deep Impact mission were announced this week, with some surprises for comet specialists.

Guest:

Lucy McFadden, co-investigator , Deep Impact Mission; associate research scientist, Department of Astronomy at the University of Maryland in College Park

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