Monthly Archives: July 2016

Time to say goodbye

Image copyright @Philae2014 Almost two years ago a robot called Philae became a household name after it succeeded in making a difficult – and bouncy – landing on a moving comet. Now Rosetta – Philae’s European Space Agency (ESA) mothership…

X-rays reveal complete dino skeleton

Image copyright Billy de Klerk Image caption Scanning the specimen might allow the scientists to reconstruct the dinosaur’s brain Scientists have used high-power X-rays to “see inside” an exquisite and complete dinosaur specimen. The skeleton belongs to a small, plant-eating…