Finding a Home for Philae

ESA has shortlisted five potential landing sites on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, where Philae can theoretically drop down and anchor itself.  Now they get the difficult task of narrowing it down to just one, in what looks like a geological bonanza.  Here they are:

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