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January 8, 2004

Here's an interesting Grauniad article about the forthcoming year's space exploration events. Amusingly, they reveal that:

one [space mission] even has the same title as a Bruce Willis vehicle. In December this year, the Americans will launch Deep Impact on a mission to another comet

Deep Impact did not, of course, star Bruce Willis at all. They're thinking of the other giant comet movie of 1998, Armageddon. While it's plausible that the US has a project called "Armageddon" planned for 2004, somehow I don't think it'll be in space ...

Posted by Jonah at January 8, 2004 11:29 AM