Rosetta Mission Update: Comet 67P – Electrical Sculpting of Surface Dust

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Thunderbolts Project

For several months now, the Rosetta Mission has followed the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko around the sun. And as we’ve expected, direct observation continues to add one mystery to another. How are we to understand the weird configurations of dust on the comet’s surface?

Related: Rosetta Files