March 02, 2018
During the Symposium of the International Astronomical Union in Jaipur (India) Mariangela Viviani and Vincent Böning were rewarded with the "Best Poster Award" in their sessions.
September 28, 2017
Scientists analysing the final telemetry sent by Rosetta immediately before it shut down on the surface of the comet last year have reconstructed one last image of its touchdown site.
May 05, 2017
As Nature Physics reports, the CAST experiment has enhanced its measurement accuracy significantly - thus paving the road for a new generation of more sensitive experiments.
March 13, 2017
MPS scientist investigates brightness fluctuations of the Sun and stars.
November 18, 2016
NASA's space probe Dawn is on its way to a new orbit around dwarf planet Ceres - and caught a new glimpse of Occator Crater.
September 08, 2016
Public event at MPS at the finale of the Rosetta mission
The search for the Rosetta lander Philae on the surface of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko was successful.