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Unravelling the secrets of Mercury




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In 2017 the European Space Agency will launch its BepiColombo mission to Mercury. It will take the spacecraft over six years to reach the planet. Bern University is responsible for one of the biggest experiments on board. (Michele Andina, swissinfo.ch, 2012)