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Cecilia Tubiana

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Cecilia Tubiana

Cecilia Tubiana is a research scientist at the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research in Göttingen (Germany). Her main research interest is comets. She is part of the team that designed, planned, and commanded the Rosetta OSIRIS comet images.

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A Comet’s Legacy, and a Helicopter is Ready for Mars

September 04, 2019 • 61:11

First we return to JPL for an update on the Mars Helicopter that has just been attached to the belly of the 2020 Mars Rover. Then it’s across the pond for a review of the amazing science coming from the Rosetta mission that spent years exploring comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. We wrap things up with another What’s Up view across the solar system and beyond.

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Rosetta’s Ancient Comet

June 10, 2019

Rosetta is a European Space Agency mission with contributions from its member states and NASA. Operating such a complex mission with its 11 instruments and Philae lander is a success story in itself, but Rosetta’s greatest success is the science it delivered.

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