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Mars Express releases Beagle 2
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Mars Express releases Beagle 2

The bright spot on the left-hand side of this picture is the back side of Beagle 2, slowly drifting away from Mars Express. This image, taken this morning at 9:33 CET, shows the lander when it was about 20 metres away from the mother spacecraft, on its way to Mars.

Credit: ESA

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