Spacecraft / Spaceprobe

About Spacecraft / Spaceprobe

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A spacecraft is a vehicle, or machine designed to fly in outer space. Spacecraft are used for a variety of purposes, including communications, earth observation, etc.

A probe is a spacecraft that travels through space to collect science information.

A space probe is just a spacecraft, It can carry a telescope on-board, and many other types of detectors & instruments.

Probes do not have astronauts. Probes send data back to Earth for scientists to study.

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