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+ - Space err... penetrator?

Submitted by sackbut
sackbut (1922510) writes ""British engineers have told reporters that a test of their space penetrator has been conducted and all signs suggest it was a complete success. The space penetrator is a bullet shaped projectile with electronics inside. Its purpose is to hard-land on another planet or moon, penetrating the surface by up to ten feet, then radio back sensor information."

Read more at: http://phys.org/news/2013-07-british-successful-space-penetrator.html#jCp"
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Space err... penetrator?

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