Comet Lander Out of Power

It turns out that the Philae comet lander bounced a bit when it reached the surface and ended up in a place that didn’t have much light. It ran out of power on Friday, although it’s been reported that it completed the vast majority of its science goals. Supposedly, it may get enough sunlight to turn back on next summer and could continue taking measurements. So, while the mission didn’t go perfectly, it seems that it was still pretty successful.