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Catching a comet: Science special edition

Publication date: 23 January 2015

Journal: Science
Volume: 347
Issue: 6220
Year: 2015

Copyright: AAAS

Special edition of Science with the first published scientific results from Rosetta at comet 67P:

"Time variability and heterogeneity in the coma of 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko," by M. Hässig et al. (ROSINA)

"Birth of a comet magnetosphere: a spring of water ions," by H. Nilsson et al. (RPC-ICA)

"The organic-rich surface of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko as seen by VIRTIS/Rosetta," by F. Capaccioni et al. (VIRTIS)

"Subsurface properties and early activity of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko," by S. Gulkis et al. (MIRO)

"67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, a Jupiter family comet with a high D/H ratio," by K. Altwegg et al. (ROSINA)

"The Morphological Diversity of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko," by N. Thomas et al. (OSIRIS)

"On the nucleus structure and activity of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko," by H. Sierks et al. (OSIRIS)

"Dust Measurements in the Coma of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko Inbound to the Sun Between 3.7 and 3.4 AU," by A. Rotundi et al. (GIADA)

Link to Publication: http://www.sciencemag.org/content/347/6220.toc#SpecialIssue


Last Update: 22 September 2015

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