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Northern Italy

Earth observation image of the week: a Sentinel-2 image of lakes on the southern side of the Italian Alps, also featured on the Earth from Space video programme To source

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Science on the surface of a comet

Science on the surface of a comet

Complex molecules that could be key building blocks of life, the daily rise and fall of temperature, and an assessment of the surface properties and internal structure of the comet are just some of the highlights of the first scientific analysis of the data returned by Rosetta’s lander Philae last November.   To source

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Landing on a comet

Images captured by Rosetta’s lander Philae on the descent to Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko and from its home at Abydos. To source

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