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Science special issue: Catching a Comet

This page contains open-access links to scientific papers published on 23 January 2015 in the Science special issue: Catching a comet.


About the cover

This special issue is dedicated to first science results from the Rosetta orbiter instruments. A Science special issue, dedicated to the Philae's first look science results, was published on 31 July 2015. Paper from that issue can be accessed here.

 

Introduction to the Rosetta papers
Rosetta begins its Comet Tale
M. G. G. T. Taylor et al., DOI: 10.1126/science.aaa4542
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Special issue report
Time variability and heterogeneity in the coma of 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko
M. Hässig et al., DOI: 10.1126/science.aaa0276
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Birth of a comet magnetosphere: A spring of water ions
Hans Nilsson et al., DOI: 10.1126/science.aaa0571
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The organic-rich surface of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko as seen by VIRTIS/Rosetta
F. Capaccioni et al., DOI: 10.1126/science.aaa0628
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Subsurface properties and early activity of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko
Samuel Gulkis et al., DOI: 10.1126/science.aaa0709
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67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, a Jupiter family comet with a high D/H ratio
K. Altwegg et al., DOI: 10.1126/science.1261952
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Special issue research article
The morphological diversity of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko
Nicolas Thomas et al., DOI: 10.1126/science.aaa0440
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Special issue research article
On the nucleus structure and activity of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko
Holger Sierks et al., DOI: 10.1126/science.aaa1044
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Special issue research article
Dust measurements in the coma of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko inbound to the Sun
Alessandra Rotundi et al., DOI: 10.1126/science.aaa3905
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Last Update: 28 October 2015

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