Lovejoy

Comets Prospects for 2014: A Look Into the Crystal Ball

As 2014 opens, most of the half dozen comets traversing the morning and evening sky are faint and require detailed…

10 years ago

Subaru Telescope Captures the Fine Details of Comet Lovejoy’s Tail

Comet ISON may be no more than just a cloud of icy debris these days but there's another comet that's…

11 years ago

A New Comet’s SWAN Dive Into the Sun

[/caption] A new comet has been discovered by the SOHO team, and it -- like Lovejoy before it, almost three…

12 years ago

How Did Comet Lovejoy Survive Its Trip Around The Sun?

[/caption] It was just about three months ago that the astronomy world watched in awe as the recently-discovered comet Lovejoy…

12 years ago

ISS Soars Over Stormy Africa

Here's a quick but lovely little gem: a time-lapse video taken from the ISS as it passed above central Africa,…

12 years ago