Nora Hänni is an inorganic chemist by training and specialized in condensed matter research and instrumental analytics during her PhD studies at the University of Bern. After a maternity leave, she accepted a position in the Rosetta/ROSINA team of PD Dr. M. Rubin and Prof. em. Dr. K. Altwegg at the Physics Institute at her home university. As a postdoctoral researcher in the exciting discipline of space science, she is thinking about comets and their teachings on the evolution of our Solar System and of carbon-based life on Earth daily.
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Scientists have found a menagerie of complex organic compounds on the comet visited by the Rosetta spacecraft that connect it with the birth of our solar system.