A beautiful telescopic portrait of Comet Lovejoy, framed like a cosmic Christmas tree, was snapped on December 16th.
Life on Earth could have started from an Asteroid impact, resolving one of the central problems of the origin of life.
Philae has gone to sleep, its batteries have drained, scientists collected as much science out of the small lander as possible.
These are the first images from Comet’s surface, sent by Philae lander. The probe is sending data, but ESA isn’t sure where it landed or
Watch Rosetta’s lander Philae attempting comet nucleus landing, Live by ESA. Update: Philae has landed to Comet’s surface at 16:02 GMT !! A great success
NASA’s live coverage of the first landing on a comet begins at 9 a.m. EST (14 UTC) on Wednesday.
On a July night this summer, a 5,200-pound gondola, NASA’s Balloon Observation Platform for Planetary Science (BOPPS), hangs from a crane and moves toward the open
ESA announces the location of the primary landing site for Rosetta’s lander Philae. Site J is located on the head of Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko.
A very nice scale image of Comet Churymov-Gerasimenko, that spacecraft Rosetta has been exploring lately.
On August 3rd, after 10 years and 6.5 billion kilometers of travel, the Rosetta spacecraft’s camera captured this stunning image of the nucleus of Comet