December 2014 Space Lounge

The vanity of machines

Ready for the big event – Rosetta mission selfie taken on 7 October at a distance of about 16 km from its target comet

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Space Environment

Copernicus, ESA’s most ambitious Earth Observation programme

Astronautics

From the kitchen… to the stars?

Astronautics

Chasing comets together: the Vega project in the USSR and beyond

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A habitat design for future living on Mars, by artist Bryan Versteeg. Opinion

Opening up the infinite frontier

All pictures in this article credited to: ESA/ Rosetta/Philae/Civa/ OSIRIS Team/ MPS/ UPD/ LAM/ IAA/ RSSD/ INTA/ UPM/ DASP/ IDA Astronautics

ROSETTA AND PHILAE: Outstanding climax to pioneering mission

Illustration showing the proliferation of space debris around the Earth - a rapidly worsening problem. Opinion

Growing space agency dilemma