Happy Perihelion 2015!

Comet 67P/C-G, Rosetta and Philae have just passed through their closest point to the Sun along their orbit.

Rosetta Science Blog

Approaching the Sun: Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko and Rosetta

ESAHangout: Rosetta mission's day in the Sun

Join us for a Google hangout with Rosetta mission experts to celebrate perihelion - the closest point to the Sun along the comet’s orbit.

Comet’s firework display ahead of perihelion

In the approach to perihelion over the past few weeks, Rosetta has been witnessing growing activity from Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko, with one dramatic outburst event proving so powerful that it even pushed away the incoming solar wind.

Science special issue: Philae's first look

Links to scientific papers

Rosetta Infographic