The pits on comets are likely made by sinkholes ejecting material!! New #science from @ESA_Rosetta!!!

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ESA’s Rosetta mission is again teaching us about what happens on comets! The latest science was published in Nature this week, and shows that pits on a comets surface are generated by sinkholes that eject jets of material! Super cool!!

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