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Bust in compressed dust/side view of Rosetta comet

This composite is a mosaic comprising four individual NAVCAM images taken from 19 miles kilometers) from the center of comet on Nov. The image resolution is 10 feet meters) per pixel.

The Cliffs of Churyumov-Gerasimenko

The Cliffs of Churyumov-Gerasimenko

A Stunning Look at the Cliffs of Comet by NANCY ATKINSON on DECEMBER 2014 The Cliffs of Churyumov-Gerasimenko: an enhanced and procosessed crop of an image from Rosetta's navcam. Credits: ESA/Rosetta/NAVCAM, processing by Stuart Atkinson.

Mosaic of 4 images acquired 24 September by Rosetta’s navigation camera 28.5 km from the nucleus (resolution approx. 2.5 m/pixel). Credits: ESA/Rosetta/NavCam.

These close-up photos of a comet from the Rosetta-Philae mission will touch your soul.

First image from the Philae Lander of the comet surface.

Philae Lander on

This picture released by the European Space Agency ESA was taken by the ROLIS instrument on Rosetta’s Philae lander during its descent from a distance of approximately 3 km from comet.

Les meilleures images de Rosetta avant l’atterrissage de Philae Rosetta Philae 67P comete 13 800x800

Les meilleures images de Rosetta avant l’atterrissage de Philae

Enhanced NAVCAM image of Comet 67P/C-G taken on 17 August 2016, 13.9 km from the nucleus. The scale is 1.2 m/pixel and the image measures 1.2 km across. Credits: ESA/Rosetta/NAVCAM – CC BY-SA IGO 3.0

Enhanced NAVCAM image of Comet taken on 17 August km from the…

Starts With A Bang!

Mostly Mute Monday: A Comet Comes Alive! ““The images and mosaics above, taken by the Rosetta Mission’s Navigation Camera (NAVCAM), highlight the increased emission activity of Comet.

Stunning Rosetta Images Reveal Sand Dunes on Comet 67P Churyumov-Gerasimenko

Higher resolution Rosetta images reveal DUNES on the surface of Comet

The kilometer-high cliffs of comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko, as seen by the Rosetta spacecraft.  - ESA

The 28 Most Breathtaking Science Photos From 2014

These high cliffs occur on the surface of a comet. They were discovered to be part of the dark nucleus of Comet Churyumov–Gerasimenko (CG) by Rosetta, a robotic spacecraft launched by ESA which began orbiting the comet in early August.