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.