Showing posts with label Sun. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Sun. Show all posts

Friday, July 01, 2016

Rosetta, Philae to reunite on comet at end of mission

Europe's trailblazing Rosetta spacecraft will end its mission on September 30, reuniting with robot lab Philae on the surface of a comet hurtling through the solar system, mission control said Thursday.

Friday, September 11, 2015

Total lunar eclipse to be visible from Europe

People in Europe will have a chance to see a total lunar eclipse on the night of September 27–28. The eclipse is visible from much of the world, but times will vary depending on location and time zone.

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Comet 67P, robot lab Philae’s alien host, nears Sun

A comet streaking through space with a European robot lab riding piggyback will skirt the Sun this week, setting another landmark in an extraordinary quest to unravel the origins of life on Earth.

EL News