Rosetta

Life on Other Worlds

Compound Associated With Life Found in Two Very Different Locations in Space

Why that's actually not good news for astrobiologists looking for extraterrestrial life.
Becky Ferreira
10.2.17
mexico

Ten of the Best Dishes in Mexico City

These are the dishes that people who actually live in Mexico City love the most.
Munchies Staff
3.21.17
nasa

From Planet Nine to Proxima b, 2016 Was a Wild Year for Space

The birth of a new field of astronomy, the death of a lonely comet orbiter, and everything in between.
Becky Ferreira
12.31.16
Animation

Watch this Gorgeous Animation of the Rosetta Spacecraft’s Orbital Journey

A bonafide Newtonian waltz.
Becky Ferreira
12.23.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

The New Jersey train that crashed into the Hoboken station Thursday lacked auto-braking technology, the Trump Foundation may have illegally raised money in New York, Lady Gaga was picked for the 2017 Super Bowl halftime show, and more.
VICE Staff
9.30.16
Space

Goodbye Rosetta, the Comet Orbiter Sacrificing Itself for Science

Rosetta will smash into its comet today, bringing an end to its mission.
Victoria Turk
9.30.16
Space

Philae Found! Comet Chaser Rosetta Spots Lander Weeks Before Its Death

Philae wins longest game of hide and seek.
Ben Sullivan
9.5.16
explosions

Watch a Comet Outburst from the Rosetta Orbiter’s Perspective

“Catching an event like this was pure luck.”
Becky Ferreira
8.25.16
Rosetta

Rosetta's Path Around Comet 67P Looks Like a Bad Etch A Sketch

Pretty mesmerizing to watch though.
Daniel Oberhaus
8.14.16
Space

​We’ll Never Hear From the Philae Comet Lander Again, Sob

In space, no one can hear you scream.
Victoria Turk
7.26.16
mexico

Mexico City Chefs Don't Want to Be Fancy French Cooks Anymore

As Mexicans, we used to think our food was too humble for high-end restaurants and there was a trend for working with French chefs. Now, people are focusing on local produce and taking influence from classic Mexican cooking.
Elena Reygadas
5.5.16
Space

Happy Anniversary Giotto, the Probe That Flew By Halley’s Comet 30 Years Ago

Giotto's legacy paved the way for ESA's current Rosetta mission.
Victoria Turk
3.14.16
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