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Comet Discoveries Garner 2012 Edgar Wilson Award
2013-01-30 07:24:51

The 2012 Edgar Wilson Award for the discovery of comets by amateurs was announced this week by the Minor Planet Center, located at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory in Cambridge, Mass.

Comet Elenin Gone But Should Be Forgotten
2011-10-26 09:22:25

Latest indications are this relatively small comet has broken into even smaller, even less significant, chunks of dust and ice.

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2011-08-17 10:40:00

Often, comets are portrayed as harbingers of gloom and doom in movies and on television, but most pose no threat to Earth.

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2011-05-05 08:10:24

You may have heard the news: Comet Elenin is coming to the inner-solar system this fall.


Word of the Day
immane
  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
The word 'immane' comes from the Latin word 'immanis', 'enormous'.
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