The Rosetta lander.
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Rosetta lander instruments
The Rosetta lander has many instruments that it will use to make measurements when it lands on Comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko.
The instruments carried by the lander are listed lower on this page.
The instruments on the Rosetta orbiter are listed on another page.
||What they do
|ALICE, COSIMA, ROSINA
||Measure the kinds of chemicals the comet is made of
||Uses radio waves to "see" what the inside of the comet is like
||Measures dust coming from comet
||Cameras - take pictures
||Measure the comet's size, mass, and density
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