Audio: Dust particles pelting Stardust-NExT space probe

A mosaic with four views of comet Tempel 1. NASA

When the Stardust-Next space probe swung by Comet Tempel 1 on Valentine's Day, it got dinged by about 5,000 dust particles as it closed with 112 miles of the comet. NASA has now released a sound track of what that sounded like. Take a listen.



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