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At last! A slew of OSIRIS images shows fascinating landscapes on Rosetta's comet

Emily Lakdawalla • January 26, 2015 • 8

The first results of the Rosetta mission are out in Science magazine. The publication of these papers means that the OSIRIS camera team has finally released a large quantity of closeup images of comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko, taken in August and September of last year. I explain most of them, with help from my notes from December's American Geophysical Union meeting.

Addressing some common questions about Comet Lovejoy

Matthew Knight • January 23, 2015 • 1

Lowell Observatory's Matthew Knight addresses several points of confusion that have repeatedly come up in the coverage of Comet Lovejoy.

Pretty Picture: Comet Lovejoy

Adam Block • January 20, 2015 • 1

Astrophotgrapher Adam Block shares an image of Comet Lovejoy, which is currently visible with binoculars.

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