The Naked Scientist (real name Chris Smith) has explained the significance of the Rosetta Probe, which is set to come to an end.
The European Space Agency has decided to crash land the Rosetta as it nears into colder areas that will pose a solar energy challenge.
The science fundi spoke to #FridayStandIn Chris Vick about more details about the space technology while answering questions from callers.
Listen to the conversation below:
They will get some really spectacular pictures as it nears where it will touch down.— Chris Smith, The Naked Scientist
The technologies that we need to develop and the problems we need to solve have spin offs here on Earth.— Chris Smith, The Naked Scientist
This article first appeared on 702 : What's the significance of space exploration?