NASA Mission Galileo

NASA Mission Galileo

The mission consists of two spacecrafts: an orbiter and a probe. Launched from the Atlantis orbiter, the two spacecraft were kicked out to explore the climate, auroros ,pressure and lightning of Jupiter. It launched onto Jupiter's atmosphere on September 21st, 2003. Galileo changed the way we all look at our solar system. It was the first to fly past an asteroid and discovered what happened when a comet collided with a planet.

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