Image: cometison2013.co.uk Some experts had believed that comet ISON had broken up or was fizzling out, but recent Hubble telescope imagery reveals that the comet and its nucleus is perfectly intact — and it is brightening — and could become the brightest comet we’ve seen in 2,000 years… …and could become 15 times brighter […]Read more ›
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Scientists are calling it the comet of the century. Newly discovered comet ISON is due to make its spectacular appearance beginning November 2013 as it begins its close approach and whiplash around the sun. It’s what happens afterwards that could be a problem… Image: space.com Come ISON was only discovered one year ago, in […]Read more ›
The Pan-STARRS comet, visible to the naked eye this week, kicks off 2013 as ‘year of the comet’.Read more ›