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ESA Rosetta cometlander Philae wakes up! Where did she hide on 67P Churyumov Gerasimenko?

On March 2nd, 2004, the ESA Satellite Rosetta was launched. On board, a little comet lander called Philae, from the Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt, meant to land on some comet and investigate it. After a long journey, passing by several planets, and on which both Rosetta and Philae were put in hybernation, […]

50km Fahrradtour Gernsheim – Nierstein / Hessen – Rheinland Pfalz

Today it was time for one of the first big biketrips we’ve got planned for this year. As we’re both dutches we only like the flat so there’s not much hills we’ll be climbing. But we compensate by the distance we’re cycling. So we started off from Gernsheim, took the ferry from Hessen to Rheinland-Pfalz, […]

March 17th 2015: More fireworks over North Europe (Aurora Borealis)

Just a few days before the upcoming solar eclipse on Friday morning, March 20th, Mother Nature had yet another nice surprise for us at hand. Due to a massive CME (a Coronal Mass Ejection, where the sun spits out a lot of particles) directed towards the earth, many places in Northern Europe were hit by […]