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Future space missions

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Mar25-14, 07:18 PM
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What are the future space missions that you're excited about? (sorry if this thread exists already).

I can't wait for the JWST to get launched. I want to see what it will discover about the early Universe.

Also, I want to see a picture that will be the first decent one of Pluto. New Horizons is arriving there in July 2015, the same month of my birthday :)

What about you?
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Mar25-14, 10:33 PM
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JWST is the big dog right now. I have great expectations.
Mar26-14, 08:01 AM
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The JWST is certainly going to be a big event. I cannot think of a bigger event, in the information it will provide, since we visited the moon in 1969.

Mar26-14, 08:32 AM
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Future space missions

Rosetta, a European mission that will land on a comet and follow it around the sun, will bring some really amazing results.
Mar26-14, 12:43 PM
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I am looking forward to the next mission to Europa. Seems like missions there keep getting bumped off the budget. I cant wait until we get an orbiter around there and eventually a lander. will be very exciting to see what we can learn. Personally I find it the most interesting body in the Sytem.
Mar26-14, 01:10 PM
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Rosetta is exciting!

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