BirthdayMay 9, 1943
BirthplaceBristol, UK

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  1. About Colin Pillinger

    Full name: Colin Pillinger
    Also known as: Colin Pillinger, Pillinger, Colin
    Education: Swansea University
    Professions: Professor of Planetary science

  2. Colin Pillinger Known for

    Philae (spacecraft) comet lander

  3. Colin Pillinger Death information

    Died: Wednesday, 7th of May, 2014 (Age: 70)

  4. Colin Pillinger Biography

    Colin Trevor Pillinger, CBE (/?p?l?nd??r/; 9 May 1943 – 7 May 2014) was an English planetary scientist. He was a founding member of the Planetary and Space Sciences Research Institute at Open University in Milton Keynes, he was also the principal investigator for the failed British Beagle 2 Mars lander project, and worked on a group of Martian meteorites.

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