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# philae - Sunday 19 July, 2015

We're getting children excited about outer space at an earlier age

My inner space nerd was delighted to be accepted onto the European Space Agency’s workshop for primary school teachers.

# philae - Sunday 14 June, 2015

# philae - Friday 26 December, 2014

# philae - Monday 17 November, 2014

Check out these new hi-res pics of Philae's hairy 'bounce' landing

In space, no one can hear you BOUNCE.

# philae - Saturday 15 November, 2014

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Catch up as you wake up.

Philae probe has fallen asleep after its batteries ran out

The robot probe managed to transfer all of the data it collected to its mother ship before it took its eternal nap.

# philae - Friday 14 November, 2014

Kim Kardashian's bottom didn't 'break the internet' at all...

… but a piece of metal on a comet had a much better chance.

Philae hopes to communicate drilling results soon, but could it be its final hours?

Due to the lander’s position scientists are concerned about the battery supply.

# philae - Thursday 13 November, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

The rain, the Dáil stand-off and Russell Brand: Here’s what everyone’s been talking about today.

Philae seems to be stuck under a cliff with one leg dangling in space

That means it may not be able to fully charge its solar-powered batteries.