Month: December 2014
Something nice for the wall
Get ready for Comet Lovejoy!
Polar scars on Saturn’s moon Mimas
NASA spacecraft to get bonus time studying Mercury
Four billion-year-old meteorite reveals climate of ancient Mars
Scientific riches await Philae comet lander, if it wakes up
Optimistic Europe’s hibernating Philae comet lander can be revived, mission controllers plan to try and contact the spacecraft as soon as January as the search narrows for the probe’s final resting place — a site within arm’s reach of pristine ice and organic matter ripe for analysis if the mission gets a new lease on life.