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You can #SurfVenus  all over again! Replay our Venus Express mission Hangout: ESAhangout: How to surf the Venus atmosphere

#VenusExpress   #aerobraking   #Venus   #esahangout  
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Less than 10 minutes to go until we #SurfVenus. Tune in at 17:00 CEST (15:00 UTC).  Remember to ask your #VenusExpress questions in the comments below or on Twitter using #SurfVenus .
 
After eight years in orbit, ESA’s Venus Express has completed routine science observations and has spent the last month orbiting through the planet's hostile atmosphere. Join Venus Express mission experts in our ESAhangout to talk about how to surf the Venus atmosphere.

Host: Emily Baldwin
Håkan Svedhem - Venus Express Project Scientist
Adam Williams - Venus Express Spacecraft Operations Manager
Colin Wilson - Venus Express Science Operations Coordinator
(TBC: Patrick Martin, Venus Express Mission Manager)

Thursday, 10 July, 15:00 GMT (17:00 CEST)

#ESAhangout #surfvenus  
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The three faces of #Rosetta's comet: The shape of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko is becoming much more apparent, although still heavily pixelated.

http://blogs.esa.int/rosetta/2014/07/10/the-three-faces-of-rosettas-comet/
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Go Rosetta!
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Come and #SurfVenus  with us today at17:00 CEST/15:00 UTC. Our experts will be talking about the process and progress of ESA's Venus Express mission, including its aerobraking manoeuvre. 

Video: Venus Express plunging into the atmosphere

More about Venus Express: http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Space_Science/Venus_Express/Venus_Express_gets_ready_to_take_the_plunge

#Venus   #VenusExpress   #aerobraking  
 
After eight years in orbit, ESA’s Venus Express has completed routine science observations and has spent the last month orbiting through the planet's hostile atmosphere. Join Venus Express mission experts in our ESAhangout to talk about how to surf the Venus atmosphere.

Host: Emily Baldwin
Håkan Svedhem - Venus Express Project Scientist
Adam Williams - Venus Express Spacecraft Operations Manager
Colin Wilson - Venus Express Science Operations Coordinator
(TBC: Patrick Martin, Venus Express Mission Manager)

Thursday, 10 July, 15:00 GMT (17:00 CEST)

#ESAhangout #surfvenus  
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Think you could #TeachWithSpace ? Enter our ATV education competition. Upload a video explaining any law of physics, chemistry or biology and explain its relevance to space. 

http://blogs.esa.int/atv/2014/07/08/atv-education-challenge/

#SciEdu   #ATV   #education  
 
The ATV-education challenge: share your physics demonstrations and win! 

http://blogs.esa.int/atv/2014/07/08/atv-education-challenge/

#ATV  #education #TeachwithSpace
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Join the "#Rosetta, are we there yet?" campaign, a photo contest to support the last leg of the spacecraft's epic 10-year voyage to comet 67P/Churyumov--Gerasimenko, and be in with the chance of winning some fantastic prizes.

Enter and win: www.esa.int/RosettaCompetition

#RosettaAreWeThereYet  #67P 
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Give the ISS a big wave, New Zealand!

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Check out the green glacial lakes on New Zealand's magical South Island! I swam in there once (but only for a short time ;)
 
Die grünen Eisseen auf der neuseeländischen Südinsel. Ich bin da mal geschwommen. Aber nur ganz kurz ;)
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Ist wirklich schön dort. Bis auf die Sandfliegen :D

Grüße von unten ans Inertialsystem
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Venus Express is now in its final week of its aerobraking campaign which has been its hottest, bumpiest week yet.

http://blogs.esa.int/rocketscience/2014/07/10/the-hottest-bumpiest-week-yet-for-venus-express/

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Tweet Today's post was submitted by Colin Wilson, Venus Express science operations coordinator. Venus Express is now in its final week of its aerobraking campaign, and about as low as it’s going to get. At its last pericentre passage, its altitude was only 129.9 km and this is expected to decrease to 129.1 km before the end of the aerobraking campaign. When it passes through the atmosphere at some 10 km/second, onboard temperature sensors are now...
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You study Venus and then...what do you do with it?
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Join us tomorrow at 10:00 CEST for this week's ‘Earth from Space’. This episode features a Sentinel-1 radar image over Rio de Janeiro and the site of Sunday’s World Cup final. 

http://www.esa.int/spaceinvideos/esalive

#EarthfromSpace   #Sentinel1    #riodejaneiro   #worldcup2014  
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The surface of Mars is pocked and scarred with giant impact craters and rocky ridges, as shown in this new image from ESA’s Mars Express that borders the giant Hellas basin in the planet’s southern hemisphere. 

http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Space_Science/Mars_Express/Forces_of_martian_nature

#Mars   #MarsExpress   #RedPlanet  
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no way seriously? You know ancient aliens (the show) was a hoax"
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Argentina and The Netherlands taken at night from space. Images from crowd-sourced light pollution project Cities At Night. 

http://www.citiesatnight.org

#Argentina   #TheNetherlands #WorldCup14   #CitizenScience  
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SO COOL..
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Don't forget to Hangout on #Venus with us tomorrow at 17:00 CEST/15:00 UTC.

#VenusExpress   #ESAHangout   #hangoutsonair  
 
After eight years in orbit, ESA’s Venus Express has completed routine science observations and has spent the last month orbiting through the planet's hostile atmosphere. Join Venus Express mission experts in our ESAhangout to talk about how to surf the Venus atmosphere.

Host: Emily Baldwin
Håkan Svedhem - Venus Express Project Scientist
Adam Williams - Venus Express Spacecraft Operations Manager
Colin Wilson - Venus Express Science Operations Coordinator
(TBC: Patrick Martin, Venus Express Mission Manager)

Thursday, 10 July, 15:00 GMT (17:00 CEST)

#ESAhangout #surfvenus  
This Hangout On Air is hosted by European Space Agency, ESA. The live video broadcast will begin soon.
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ESAhangout: How to surf the Venus atmosphere
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+Joerg Vau too bad - there will be a replay to watch on YouTube.
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