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Secondary Housepoint Competition
by John Leonard - Sunday, 16 November 2014, 9:09 AM
 

House point totals

 
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Countdown to the separation of the Philae Lander
by John Leonard - Tuesday, 11 November 2014, 9:28 PM
 

After a 10 year voyage through space the Rosetta spacecraft is hours away from deploying the Philae Lander which, if successful, will be the first ever landing on a comet.

Rosetta launched in 2004 and arrived at Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko on 6 August 2014. It is the first mission in history to rendezvous with a comet, escort it as it orbits the Sun, and deploy a lander to its surface. Rosetta is an European Space Agency mission.

First comet with a Flickr Feed!

 
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Armistice Day
by John Leonard - Tuesday, 11 November 2014, 8:02 AM
 

Tyne Cot Memorial

 

"They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:

Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.

At the going down of the sun and in the morning

We will remember them."

 Find out about this poem 'For the Fallen' by Laurence Binyon

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