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Rosetta parent craft, descending to the comet.

Philae has landed

Following a 10-year voyage across 510 million kilometres of empty space, Europe’s Philae robot has landed on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko.

Comet Halley's nucleus

The day we met Halley

It’s 25 years since our first close-up look at the famous Halley’s comet. Watch the video…

Comet mission on course

Comet mission on course

Europe’s Rosetta spacecraft is on course for a cometary rendezvous. Watch the video…

Zooming in on an asteroid

Zooming in on an asteroid

Rosetta spacecraft gives us a ringside view as it zooms in on asteroid Lutetia.

Asteroid Lutetia

Asteroid fly-by success!

The Rosetta space probe has sent back amazing images of asteroid Lutetia.

Artist’s impression of Rosetta about to rendezvous with Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko in 2014.

Rosetta’s blind date with Lutetia

Comet-hunting spacecraft to make a fly-by of an asteroid in deep space