comet PanSTARRS

Comet K1 PanSTARRS: See It Now Before it Heads South

Comet C/2012 K1 PanSTARRS, one of the most dependable comets of 2014, may put on its encore performance over the…

7 years ago

Comet PANSTARRS: The Show’s Not Over Yet!

While Comet C/2011 L4 (PANSTARRS) is fading to barely naked-eye and binocular visibility (the comet has lost a full magnitude…

9 years ago

Comet PANSTARRS … Going … Going … Not Gone Yet!

It's falling out of the news but Comet PANSTARRS still lives! You can still see it in a clear sky…

9 years ago

A Detailed Look at the Coma of Comet PANSTARRS

Comet PANSTARRS has peaked, but astronomers are still keeping an eye on this comet to try and determine what its…

9 years ago

Was the Repeating Passage of Halley’s Comet Known of in Ancient Times?

An interesting and largely unknown tale of ancient astronomy recently came our way while reading author and astrophysicist Mario Livio’s…

9 years ago

Comet PANSTARRS Meets the Andromeda Galaxy — More Amazing Images

More of our readers had success in capturing the awesomeness of seeing Comet PANSTARRS encounter the Andromeda Galaxy (M31) in…

9 years ago

Incredible Views: Comet PANSTARRS Meets the Andromeda Galaxy

We warned you it was going to happen, and here's visual proof! In this comet encounter of the extragalactic kind,…

9 years ago

Comet Lemmon: A Preview Guide for April

As Comet 2011 L4 PanSTARRS moves out of the inner solar system, we’ve got another comet coming into view this…

9 years ago

Stunning Vistas: Comet PANSTARRS Meets the Aurora

I'm completely envious of this view! Not only is there a stunning winter vista of mountains and a fjord near…

9 years ago

Comet PANSTARRS En Route To Andromeda Galaxy Encounter

Get ready for an comet encounter of the extragalactic kind. In less than a week, Comet PANSTARRS will slide by…

9 years ago