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Comet - Wikipedia
The solid, core structure of a comet is known as the nucleus. Cometary nuclei are composed of an amalgamation of rock, dust, water ice, and frozen carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, methane, and ammonia. As such, they are popularly described as "dirty snowballs" after Fred Whipple's model. However, some comets may have a higher dust content, leading them to be called "icy dirtballs".

Minnesota Comets AAU Boys & Girls Basketball Organization
The MN Comets AAU program would like to invite current and potential Comets players to participate in two days of open gym/skills and development before tryouts.

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How Good are those Young-Earth Arguments: Hovind's 'Proofs'
1. The shrinking-sun argument contains two errors. The worst, by far, is the assumption that if the sun is shrinking today, then it has always been shrinking!. That's a little like watching the tide go out and concluding that the water level must have fallen at that rate since the earth began.

Neptune - Solar System
Neptune is the outermost planet of the gas giants. It has an equatorial diameter of 49500 km. If Neptune were hollow, it could contain nearly 60 Earths. Neptune orbits the Sun every 165 years.

Space Pictures - Hubble Images and Night Sky Photos
A collection of amazing space pictures featuring images from the Hubble telescope and time lapse photos of the night sky. Free wallpaper downloads.

Rosetta | rendezvous with a comet
mission. Rosetta launched in 2004 and arrived at Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko on 6 August 2014. It is the first mission in history to rendezvous with a comet, escort it as it orbits the Sun, and deploy a lander to its surface.

How Asteroids and Comets Formed - Formation of the Solar ...
over time only if it was a solid object made up largely of ice. This forced astronomers to reevaluate how comets formed, since icy bodies could only have formed in certain regions of the early solar system.

Meteor Showers and their Parent Comets: Peter Jenniskens ...
Meteor Showers and their Parent Comets is a unique handbook for astronomers interested in observing meteor storms and outbursts. Spectacular displays of 'shooting stars' are created when the Earth's orbit crosses a meteoroid stream, as each meteoroid causes a bright light when it enters our atmosphere at high speed.




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  1. Brightest comet of 2018 visible before Christmas - WISC - WISC-TV3
  2. Brightest comet of 2018 to pass the closest to Earth in December  NBC News
  3. You'd Better Watch Out, The Christmas Comet Is Coming to Town  ScienceAlert
  4. Comet Wirtanen Will Streak To Within 7 Million Miles Of Earth Next Weekend  Forbes
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Comets fall to Brimley in non-conference road matchup  Cheboygan Daily Tribune

Logan Smith scored a team-high 21 points to lead the Comets, who trailed 49-32 at halftime and 75-45 after three quarters.

BOYS BB: Comets shoot to 4-0 | Sports  Kokomo Tribune

Eastern's boys basketball team scored the first nine points of the game against Southwood and never let the Knights pull even after the opening tip in posting a ...

Comets unveil life-size bronze Clinton Comet statue  Rome Sentinel

UTICA — The Utica Comets on Saturday, Nov. 24 unveiled a bronze, life-size statue of four Clinton Comets who have remained in the area since their playing ...

Comets fall short of shorthanded Tigers | High School Sports  Ottumwacourier

ELDON — The Cardinal Comet girls spent a frustrating night on the floor Thursday night at home. After falling behind visiting New London by as many as 11 ...

Stargazing December: Comet Wirtanen climbs the night sky  The Independent

We have a Christmas comet! But don't hold your breath. Comets are notoriously unpredictable. In the words of seasoned Canadian discoverer of comets David ...

Seven Comets find net in road win over AHL rival Binghamton  Rome Sentinel

BINGHAMTON — Goals from seven players paced the Utica Comets to a 7-4 victory over the Binghamton Devils on Saturday night at Floyd L. Maines Veterans ...

Lady Comets stun Martinsville in 53-49 win | Prep Sports

Christmas may have made an early arrival for the Halifax County High School varsity girls basketball team.

Here are 6 reasons to study asteroids and comets  EarthSky

First, asteroids can serve as pit stops - and provide resources - for future space exploration. Second, some asteroids or comets may be hazards to Earth.

B-Devils Fall to Comets at Home  Spectrum News

Utica got off to a quick start that Binghamton could not recover from on Saturday.

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