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Landscapes on a Comet

by David Rothery and Matt Balme, The Open University

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:45

Before the historic comet landing, Philae faces many dangers

By Monica Grady, The Open University

Fri, 2014-09-26 16:47

Philae to host CONSERT at site J

Mon, 2014-09-22 16:16

J Marks the Spot for Ptolemy Science

by Andrew Morse, The Open University

Wed, 2014-09-17 16:56

Rosetta arrives at comet

67P on 3rd August 2014

67P on 3rd August 2014. Copyright: ESA/Rosetta/MPS for OSIRIS Team MPS/UPD/LAM/IAA/SSO/INTA/UPM/DASP/IDA

Rosetta has become the first spacecraft to rendezvous with a comet, having successfully intercepted comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko on the 6th of August 2014 after a journey spanning 10 years.

Wed, 2014-08-06 16:53

Rosetta temperature measurements

As Rosetta has come closer to comet 67P/Churyumov Gerasimenko, images have been produced showing the comet's unusual shape. On the 1st of August a new image from the orbiter's OSIRIS camera was released showing the surface of comet 67P in more detail.

67P from 1000 km

Wed, 2014-08-06 14:26

Rosetta theme for media training masterclass

Comet-chasing Rosetta mission gives local school students the chance to reach for the stars

Mon, 2014-08-04 16:12

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