If all goes to plan the Rosetta spacecraft will release its comet lander Philae just after 8pm (AEDT) tonight. Philae will hopefully make the first ever landing on a comet (67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko) in the early morning hours of Thursday November 13 AEDT. Follow the ESA landing webcast.
How Philae should look after it lands on comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. Image © ESA.