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Enceladus and Saturn

January 15, 2016

Cassini captured the images for this striking crescent Enceladus on December 19, 2015.

Curiosity at Mount Shields, sol 971

May 06, 2015

Curiosity took the photos for this mosaic on an outcrop named Mount Shields on sol 971 (April 30, 2015), after a short "bump" designed to put the outcrop within reach of the tools on the robotic arm. The outcrop is located in an area called "Logan's Run," to the north of Logan Pass and to the west of Pahrump Hills.

Comet-light on the cliffs of Hathor

February 10, 2015

This is the last NavCam view of the comet taken before Rosetta left the "bound orbit" phase of the mission. The view is across the large end of the comet toward the underside of the smaller end. The cliffs of Hathor are in shadow, but receive light reflected from the surface of the comet and also from the particles in jets and coma.

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