BEHIND THE SCENES
THE SKY AT NIGHT IN NOVEMBER
MISSION TO MERCURY Bepi Colombo will be the first European mission to study the planet closest to our Sun. This month the team look at how the spacecraft was built, how it will make the journey to Mercury and what it will study once it gets there. Could Bepi Colombo unlock some of the secrets of the Solar System?
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Bepi Colombo is a joint project from the European and Japanese space agencies