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Rosetta, Philae and Comet Fever

DLR opens the Rosetta mission exhibition at the Berlin Museum of Natural History It’s hard to say what surprised scientists and engineers the most during the Rosetta mission: the unusual

Remote Sensing

ESA Rosetta’s Philae Probe Lands on Comet

ESA’s Rosetta mission has soft-landed its Philae probe on a comet, the first time in history that such an extraordinary feat has been achieved. After a tense wait during the

Remote Sensing

RADAR Vision Maps Napa Valley Earthquakes

Sentinel-1A has added yet another string to its bow. Radar images from this fledgling satellite have been used to map the rupture caused by the biggest earthquake that has shaken