Date with a Comet on Valentines Day!
The planned Valentine’s Day (Feb. 14, 2011) rendezvous between NASA’s Stardust-NExT mission and comet Tempel 1 inspired this chocolate-themed artist’s concept.
Read more about this mission and learn how you can watch the live webcasts of this event on NASA TV here. Also, check out this site to know Five Cool Facts about NASA’s Stardust-NExT spacecraft as it prepares for a Valentine’s “date” with comet Tempel 1.
Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech