VIRTIS: The Visible & Infared Thermal Imaging Spectrometer (2010)

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In spite of its daunting title, this is the very human story of a space probe—how it was conceived and built, and who are the scientists, engineers and technicians behind designing, building, launching, and piloting it on its mission.

 Credit: Lightcurve Films/Maarten Roos