Tag Archives: Rosetta

T-3 DAYS UNTIL ESA TOUCHES DOWN ON A COMET

Image Credit & Copyright: European Space Agency (ESA) and Rosetta spacecraft. All the links you will ever need below. What a ride ESA’s Rosetta mission to catch and orbit 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko but as we all know, the fun has just begun! … Continue reading

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CONGRATS TO ESA & ROSETTA ON BECOMING THE 1ST TO EVER ORBIT A COMET

Image Credit & Copyright: ESA Rosetta Spacecraft. Not going to spend a lot of time going into details as you would have to be living under a rock to not know the more than 10 year story of the European … Continue reading

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ROSETTA: THE LONG AWAITED ARRIVAL TO COMET 67P “CHERRY-GERRY” IS OVER.

Image Credit & Copyright: ESA/Rosetta MPS for OSIRIS Team.  Check below for an unnecessary number of links to include mission timelines and real time tracking of 67P and Rosetta. Here’s the latest image of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko “Cherry-Gerry or just 67P” … Continue reading

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ESA’S INCREDIBLE ROSETTA SPACECRAFT NEARS IT’S TARGET

  Illustration/Video Credit & Copyright: European Space Agency (ESA): CLICK illustration for larger view and look below for information and related links.  Rosetta’s 12 Year Journey in Space: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iEQuE5N3rwQ  ScienceCasts: Mission to Land on A Comet: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FoePrO4-fGQ   On March … Continue reading

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ESA ROSETTA SPACECRAFT IS READY TO WAKEUP AND CHASE DOWN A COMET.

ESA ROSETTA SPACECRAFT IS READY TO WAKEUP AND CHASE DOWN A COMET. Illustration By: European Space Agency (ESA): CLICK illustration for larger size and see below for links and information. With ESA’s GAIA mission well on its way there’s yet … Continue reading

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HERE’S EARTH – HOME TO 7.2 BILLION AND COUNTING

HERE’S EARTH – HOME TO 7.2 BILLION AND COUNTING Photo By: ESA Rosetta Spacecraft on November 12, 2009 while en route to Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko which it will reach in mid-2014. This is Earth, the Antarctic region actually, while in summer … Continue reading

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