Rosetta

02.17.15
Daily Roundup: NSA spyware, Apple's VR headset and more!
02.17.15

Daily Roundup: NSA spyware, Apple's VR headset and more!

Welcome to the Daily Roundup. Security researchers discovered NSA surveillance software in the fir...

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02.17.15
The Big Picture: Rosetta gets up close and personal with a comet
02.17.15

The Big Picture: Rosetta gets up close and personal with a comet

Thought the Rosetta probe's earlier comet snapshots were special? They don't have a patch on its l...

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12.11.14
Rosetta data puts the origin of Earth's water in doubt
12.11.14

Rosetta data puts the origin of Earth's water in doubt

Scientists are pretty sure that Earth's water didn't originate on Earth itself, so where did it co...

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12.01.14
Rosetta's camera takes the first color image of its comet
12.01.14

Rosetta's camera takes the first color image of its comet

If you thought the comet where Philae recently touched down (multiple times) was steel gray in col...

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11.22.14
Philae comet lander is sleeping, but not quiet
11.22.14

Philae comet lander is sleeping, but not quiet

Philae's fate remains unknown as it snoozes underneath a cliff on comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko. But...

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11.15.14
Sweet dreams, Philae: ESA's lander goes to sleep in the absence of sunlight
11.15.14

Sweet dreams, Philae: ESA's lander goes to sleep in the absence of sunlight

ESA's comet lander Philae has ran out of batteries and gone to sleep at 7:30PM on November 14th, 2...

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11.13.14
ESA's comet lander is stuck in the shadows (and it needs solar power)
11.13.14

ESA's comet lander is stuck in the shadows (and it needs solar power)

When the Philae lander reached the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko after a decade in space, the ES...

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11.12.14
Engadget Daily: YouTube Music Key, Rosetta lands on comet 67P and more!
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11.12.14

Engadget Daily: YouTube Music Key, Rosetta lands on comet 67P and more!

Today, ladies and gentlemen, mankind landed a probe on the surface of a comet. Cool, right? But th...

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11.12.14
Rosetta's Philae lander touches down on comet after 10-year quest (update: new image)
11.12.14

Rosetta's Philae lander touches down on comet after 10-year quest (update: new image)

After Rosetta's 10-year journey -- capped off with the smooth 7-hour descent of its Philae lander...

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