Full go-ahead for building ExoMars 2020 16 December 2016
Full go-ahead for building ExoMars 2020 16 December 2016 The first ExoMars mission arrived at the Red Planet in October and now the second mission has been confirmed to complete its construction for a 2020 launch.
Rosetta’s last words: science descending to a comet 15 December 2016
Rosetta’s last words: science descending to a comet 15 December 2016 ESA’s Rosetta completed its incredible mission on 30 September, collecting unprecedented images and data right until the moment of contact with the comet's surface.
ExoMars orbiter images Phobos06 December 2016
ExoMars orbiter images Phobos06 December 2016 The ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter has imaged the martian moon Phobos as part of a second set of test science measurements made since it arrived at the Red Planet on 19 October.
First views of Mars show potential for ESA’s new orbiter29 November 2016
First views of Mars show potential for ESA’s new orbiter29 November 2016 ESA’s new ExoMars orbiter has tested its suite of instruments in orbit for the first time, hinting at a great potential for future observations.
ESA’s new Mars orbiter prepares for first science 18 November 2016
ESA’s new Mars orbiter prepares for first science 18 November 2016 The ExoMars orbiter is preparing to make its first scientific observations at Mars during two orbits of the planet starting next week.
Icy surprises at Rosetta's comet 17 November 2016
Icy surprises at Rosetta's comet 17 November 2016 As Rosetta’s comet approached its most active period last year, the spacecraft spotted carbon dioxide ice – never before seen on a comet – followed by the emergence of two unusually large patches of water ice.
3/5 New look&feel for ESA Planetary Science Archive & revamped interface to help scientists explore the data… t.co/YxfDqu8QsB 16 Jan 2017 15:48:13