Nasa gave us a fantastic fireworks show with the Deep Impact Project.
This whole project was akin to trying to hit a speeding bullet with another bullet, all by remote control from the other side of the world. They carried it out with flawless precision.
Here are two views taken from the delivery vehicle:
Here is an image of the colision as seen from an Earth orbiting telescope:
Another step in learning about our universe. Congratulations NASA!
Posted by Delftsman3 at July 4, 2005 11:32 AM