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‘J’ MARKS THE SPOT FOR ROSETTA’S LANDER
Sep 15, 2014
Rosetta’s lander Philae will target Site J, an intriguing region on Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko that offers unique scientific potential.
Rosetta: Landing site search narrows
Aug 26, 2014
Five locations have been identified on Comet 67P as candidate sites to set down the Philae lander in November – the first time a landing on a comet has ever been attempted.
Finally there! Rosetta arrives at comet 67P
Aug 6, 2014
Images of comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko show a diversified world of bizarre beauty.
Surface Impressions of Rosetta’s Comet
Jul 27, 2014
Surface structures are becoming visible in new images of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko taken by the Rosetta spacecraft.
Rosetta’s Comet Target ‘Releases’ Plentiful Water
Jul 5, 2014
The detection of water vapor has implications for mission planning, as Rosetta will become the first spacecraft ever to orbit a comet and deploy a lander to its surface.
To Catch a Comet by the Tail: Rosetta’s historic meet and greet with Churyumov-Gerasimenko
Jun 2, 2014
Comet-chasing Satellite Rosetta Looks for the Origins of Life from the Early Solar
Rosetta’s Target Comet is Becoming Active
May 17, 2014
The target of ESA’s Rosetta mission has started to reveal its true personality as a comet, its dusty veil clearly developing over the past six weeks.