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NASA is reported the first successful tests of the Deep Space Network. The earth's network was used as a model. They used (instead of TCP/IP) the interplanetary communication network which uses DTN (Disruption-Tolerant Networking).
Naturaly Vinton cerf from Google was involved too, and it's all pretty cool don't you think?
Read more over at engadget.