CATEGORY: Space & astronomy

Sentinel-2 launch timeline

On 23 June, a Vega launcher will loft a initial of ESA’s twin Sentinel-2 satellites into circuit from Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou. For a goal control team, liftoff will symbol a finish of many

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Rosetta blog: CometWatch 14 June

Today’s CometWatch entrance is a singular support NAVCAM picture taken on 14 June, when Rosetta was 203 km from a centre of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. The fortitude is 17.3 m/pixel and a picture measures 17.7

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When Will We Find Another Earth?

We hear about discoveries of exoplanets any day. So how prolonged will it take us to find another universe like Earth? Artist’s sense of a planets orbiting PSR B1257+12. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/R. Hurt (SSC) Back

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