The first true color image of comet 67P taken by the Rosetta spacecraft

The first true color image of comet 67P taken by the Rosetta spacecraft


Until now, all photos of the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko have been in greyscale. According to a research paper that will be presented at the American Geophysical Union's 2014 Fall Meeting, you are looking at its first true color photo, taken with Rosetta's OSIRIS camera.


The reason why the image is blurred is because the comet moved between exposures, as a Reddit user showed by separating the RGB (Red, Gren, and Blue) channels in the composite color image and making this animated GIF:


The first true color image of comet 67P taken by the Rosetta spacecraft


Here's the same photo sharpened and color corrected, made by another Redditor:


The first true color image of comet 67P taken by the Rosetta spacecraft


For reference, this is a color photo of Mars taken by Rosetta's OSIRIS camera using the same multiple exposure technique:


The first true color image of comet 67P taken by the Rosetta spacecraft




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Violent clashes mar the Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong

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HONG KONG — For two months, the sprawling tent-studded demo site outside the main government offices in Hong Kong had been calm, cheerful and jam-packed with impromptu art. That changed dramatically late on Sunday and in the early hours of Monday, when protesters and police clashed in the most violent incidents that the “umbrella movement” has seen since it started in late September.


Dozens of people were arrested, and dozens more injured in the clashes, which began late Sunday after student leaders urged demonstrators to block the city's main government offices in an attempt to press for concessions in their demands for more democracy. Read more...


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The next Google Glass will be powered by Intel

The first model might not even be on sale, but the next version of Google Glass will have Intel inside. That's according to the WSJ, who's heard from people familiar with the matter that it will apparently form yet another part of the chipmakers cont...

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The galaxy you see here (NGC 4151) may be best-known for looking a bit like the Eye of Sauron in the Lord of the Rings movies, but it's now much more important than that -- it may be the key to mapping the universe. Researchers at the Univerity of So...

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Girl Scouts to start selling cookies via the Internet, app and tablets

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Samoas and Thin Mints could be coming to your inbox soonGirl Scouts of America announced Digital Cookie on Monday, a new digital platform that allows Girl Scouts to sell cookies through the Internet


It's a move to get girls interested in computers at a young age. Girl Scouts has always touted the cookie program as a way to lay the groundwork for good business and negotiation skills, and the digital program is modernizing those skills



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Everyone is commiserating on Twitter after 'The Walking Dead' midseason finale

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WARNING: This story contains spoilers from The Walking Dead's midseason finale. Do not read if you have not watched.


We knew something horrible was going to happen in Sunday night's midseason finale of The Walking Dead. We'd, frankly, be a little disappointed if everything turned a-ok for everyone. (Boring.)



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