November 12, 2014

Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar isn’t the only thing getting people excited about space.

On Wednesday, the European Space Agency’s Philae lander made a news breaking touchdown on a comet. The event was unprecedented, and a thrilling result to a $1.3 billion for a 10-year mission.

You can see how Twitter reacted to the mission below.

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