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Rosetta: preparing for perihelion

Rosetta’s investigations of its comet are continuing as the mission teams count down the last month to perihelion – the closest point to the Sun along the comet’s orbit – when the comet’s activity is expected to be at its highest. To source

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Central Algeria

Earth observation image of the week: the sandy and rocky terrain of the Sahara desert as seen by Sentinel-2, also featured on the Earth from Space video programme To source

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iriss for kids

ESA astronaut Andreas Mogensen narrates this animated story about his iriss mission to space starting September To source

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ESA in UK

The flags are raised at the new Roy Gibson building at ESA ECSAT in UK, 9 July To source

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