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Cosmic spray

There have been some optimistic stories recently, ones that give a sense of belonging. Mars Landings, Comet landings to name a couple. Is there an intrinsic link between landing on a distant object and an induced sense of self worth and belonging? 147 more words


BP to process 650 mcf/d of North Alexandria gas at Shell’s Burullus processing plant

BP’s agreement with Royal Dutch Shell will see gas produced from North Alexandria project at $0.3 per million feet, says source.
BP signed an agreement with Royal Dutch Shell to process 650m cubic feet of gas, produced from its North Alexandria project, at Shell’s Burullus station for $0.3 per million feet. 375 more words

Rosetta Stone French - Level 1-5 Set with Fire HD 6, 6

Rosetta Stone French – Level 1-5 Set with Fire HD 6, 6? HD Display, Wi-Fi, 8 GB Review Posted on January 6, 2016 by jpm View on Amazon Add to cart Amazon Price: $598.99 $298.99 You save: $300.00 (50%). 141 more words

Rosetta gets stoned

Last week saw a dramatic end to one of the most influential space missions in recent decades. At 11:19am GMT on September 30th the Rosetta spacecraft crash landed on the surface of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko to the cheers and jeers of scientists and engineers from the European Space Agency (ESA) and German Aerospace Center (DLR). 344 more words


Europe's Rosetta's Last Mission Pictures 

On September 30 2016, Europe’s space mission probe Rosetta collides with a comet ending it’s 12 years mission.

The European space mission probe Rosetta was a space probe built by the European Space Agency (ESA) launched on 2 March 2004. 192 more words


Once upon a time... how the Rosetta mission won our hearts

Tanya Hill, Museum Victoria

Last Friday, September 30, the European Space Agency’s (ESA) Rosetta mission, which explored the Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, reached… 940 more words


Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko as you've never seen it -- in 3D!

The Rosetta mission has only just ended, but we can still experience the vicarious thrill of orbiting a comet’s nucleus.  The European Space Agency has released an amazing 3D visualization of the comet that you can spin around, zoom in and out, and adjust the lighting on, created from actual Rosetta imagery combined with the accurate 3D map of the object that Rosetta produced over the course of its mission.   50 more words