2016 comets

Comet U1 NEOWISE: A Possible Binocular Comet?

Well, it looks like we'll close out 2016 without a great 'Comet of the Century.' One of the final discoveries…

6 years ago

Preview: Comet 45P/Honda–Mrkos–Pajdušáková Brightens in December

Looking for a good binocular comet? Well, if luck is on our side, we should be getting our first looks…

6 years ago

A Summer Comet: Our Guide to Observing X1 PanSTARRS

Get set to observe binocular Comet C/2013 X1 PanSTARRS this summer, as it moves from the dawn to the dusk…

7 years ago

Comet US10 Catalina: The Final Act

Comet C/2013 US10 Catalina puts on its final act this week through late January, as it crosses through northern hemisphere…

7 years ago

Catch This Season’s ‘Other’ Comet: S2 PanSTARRS

Now is the time to catch binocular Comet C/2014 S2 PanSTARRS, as it tops +8 magnitude ahead of predictions this…

7 years ago

Comet US10 Catalina: Our Guide to Act II

Itching for some cometary action? After a fine winter’s performance from Comet C/2014 Q2 Lovejoy, 2015 has seen a dearth…

7 years ago