30/04/2015 MESSENGER space probe impact the surface of Mercury
Planet Mercury - from Messenger Space Probe
Delta II Rocket Launches NASA's Mercury-Bound MESSENGER Spacecraft From Cape Canavera
NASA’s MESSENGER Mercury Mission Is About To Crash Land
Why Did NASA Crash A Satellite Into Mercury?
After four years on the orbit of the closest planet to the Sun, NASA deliberately crashed the MESSENGER spacecraft into the Mercury’s surface. The name of the probe was an acronym meaning Mercury Surface, Space Environment, Geochemistry, and Ranging, a reference to the messenger of the same name from Roman mythology.
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