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Rosetta and Comet 67P

Rosetta’s Longest Day

November 12, 2014

If you’re preparing for a late night and early morning for the Rosetta lander launch you might be interested in the sequence of critical steps necessary to land Philae on comet 67P. The first...Read More

Happy Birthday VLT

Happy Birthday VLT!

July 1, 2013

The world’s most advanced optical instrument has just turned 15, and the European Southern Observatory – made up of 15 European nations – has celebrated with the release of new images taken...Read More