ScienceCast 91: A Naked-Eye Comet in March 2013

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Naked eye comic in March 2013 presented by science at NASA. Far beyond the orbit of Neptune Pluto with the sun is a pinprick of light now much brighter than other stars a vast swarm of icy bodies circles the solar system. Astronomers call it the or clap and it is the source of some of history's finest comets. One of them is heading our way now. Comet pain stars was discovered by the panoramic survey telescope in rapid response system atop the Holly Akula volcano in Hawaii. Astronomers use the mass of 1.8 meter telescopes to scan the heavens for earth approaching objects both asteroids and comets that might pose a danger to our planet. In June 2011 a comet appear and it was named Pam stars after the acronym for the telescope. In early March the comet will pay ...

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