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Featured Images

Philae lander view of its landing site
Stuck? Friday, November 14, 2014
View of Philae lander and its target comet
Headed for a Comet Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Artist's concept of Philae lander on Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko
Touchdown! Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Landing site for the Rosetta comet probe
Comet Target Monday, September 29, 2014
August 6, 2014, view of Comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko by Rosetta
Getting Closer Thursday, August 7, 2014
August 3, 2014, image of Comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko from Rosetta
Arrival Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Artist's concept of Solar Orbiter
Feeling the Heat Friday, July 4, 2014
Artist's concept of Rosetta contacting Earth
Back to Work Monday, January 20, 2014
The Planck space telescope and its view of the cosmic microwave background
Going Dark Thursday, October 24, 2013
Infrared image of the Carina Nebula from space-based Herschel Observatory
Busy Nursery Wednesday, June 6, 2012
Ultraviolet view of Venusian clouds from Venus Express orbiter
Cloudy Skies Saturday, November 26, 2011
Giotto spacecraft view of Halley's Comet, March 1986
Halley's Armada Saturday, March 5, 2011
The Milky Way galaxy and the afterglow of the Big Bang make up this all-sky imag
A Little of Everything Tuesday, July 6, 2010
Cold Fingers Friday, March 19, 2010
Too Close for Comfort Monday, November 30, 2009
Cool Galaxy Monday, October 5, 2009
Galactic Fireworks Saturday, July 4, 2009
Heart of the Milky Way Saturday, December 13, 2008
Sky Diamond Monday, September 8, 2008
Active Sun Wednesday, March 26, 2008
Galactic Firepower Sunday, August 12, 2007
Peeking Out the Window Tuesday, February 27, 2007
A Passing Glance Monday, February 26, 2007
Planetary Nursery? Friday, October 6, 2006
Lunar Swirls Thursday, September 28, 2006
Ready for Impact Friday, September 1, 2006
Look! It's Halley's Comet! Monday, March 6, 2006

Radio Programs

Ready for Landing Getting ready to land on a comet Sunday, November 2, 2014
Feeling the Heat Looking at the Sun from near and far Friday, July 4, 2014
Moon and Mars Mars gets a holiday visitor Tuesday, December 24, 2013
Gaia II Mapping a billion stars Friday, October 4, 2013
European Southern Observatory Organizing a new observatory Friday, October 5, 2012
Transit of 1761, Part IV A ring of fire around a planet Thursday, June 9, 2011
Lutetia Ready to map an asteroid Tuesday, May 3, 2011
Speedy Star Measuring the Milky Way with a single star Friday, February 18, 2011
Halley's Comet III Ganging up on Halley's Comet Thursday, May 13, 2010
Journey to Mars Packing up for a trip to Mars Wednesday, January 27, 2010
Hipparcos Taking the measure of the stars Saturday, August 8, 2009
Moon and Jupiter Diving into a cold ocean Friday, May 15, 2009
Herschel Clearing out the dust Thursday, April 9, 2009
Planck Clearing up the static Wednesday, April 8, 2009


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