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04/29/04 CHIPS is currently making making observations of the comets, LINEAR and NEAT. Here are some recent images of these comets from the Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD) :

03/04/04 At 10:45 AM PST today CHIPS reached 10,000 hours of mission elapsed time since launch. Congratulations CHIPS!
03/01/04 An article in the March 2004 edition of National Geographic makes mention of the CHIPS mission. The article, called Dust in Space is about the Interstellar Medium and how outer space is not an absolute vacuum. You can read the article online at :