Philae

09.05.16
Rosetta probe belatedly finds the Philae comet lander
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Rosetta probe belatedly finds the Philae comet lander

The ESA probably wishes it made this discovery months ago.

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09.01.16
Rosetta 3D images comet dust before it bids farewell
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Rosetta 3D images comet dust before it bids farewell

ESA has 30 days left to analyze as much dust as possible.

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07.27.16
Comet lander Philae says goodbye as communications are cut
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Comet lander Philae says goodbye as communications are cut

Despite problems, it managed some impressive scientific work.

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05.28.16
Rosetta finds key building blocks of life in comet dust
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Rosetta finds key building blocks of life in comet dust

Crucial organic compounds likely traveled through space from newly formed stars.

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01.12.16
Philae comet lander has likely gone silent for good
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Philae comet lander has likely gone silent for good

A last-gasp attempt at contacting the lander hasn't received a response.

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12.18.15
ESA makes an easy-to-view archive of new Rosetta comet images
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ESA makes an easy-to-view archive of new Rosetta comet images

These were all taken by the probe's OSIRIS camera.

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