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This 'one of a kind' comet has its own 'Northern Lights'
Astronomers have found a comet that has its own aurora. This comet is called 67P/C-G, and we've never found anything like it.
Simulation results from 70 GPU's say Jupiter captures 'alien' comets
Scientists have used 70 graphics cards to run a simulation of how space bodies enter our solar system.
NASA's TESS satellite accidentally caught a comet 'burp' on video
One of NASA's satellites accidentally a comet doing what seems to be like a cosmic 'burp'
Interstellar visitor photographed, revealing a 100,000 mile-long tail
New photos of an interstellar visitor revealed some brand new factors about its properties to observers.
That reddish interstellar visitor isn't what we thought it would be
The second interstellar object to enter our solar system is unfortunately boring.
First-ever colored image of interstellar comet 'Borisov' captured
The first-ever colored image of an interstellar comet has been captured by the Gemini Observatory.
Rosetta spacecraft snaps incredible images of comet's surface
Rosetta spacecraft sends back some of the most detailed images of a comet's surface ever seen.
Rosetta spacecraft meets up with comet after 10-year trip
Rosetta spacecraft has successfully entered a comet's orbit after a 10-year trip.
ESA Rosetta probe target identified as a binary comet
ESA Rosetta probe's comet target is quite different than scientists expected creating questions for the mission only weeks away from rendezvous.
Comet ISON is no more, new images show that it has fizzled out
Comet ISON did in fact vaporize when it passed through the Sun's coronasphere.
Comet ISON partially survives its close encounter with the sun
Comet ISON plunges into the outter reaches of the sun and partially survives.
Comet ISON is now bright enough to view with binoculars
Comet ISON had brightened to a magnitude of 8, and is easily visible with common binoculars.
ScienceTT: Source of great dinosaur extinction was not an asteroid, but actually a comet
New research says that a comet was responsible for dinosaur die off, not an asteroid.
SpaceTT: Comet Pan-STARRS shows off in brilliant fashion in the March skies
Photographers around the world capture stunning images of Comet Pan-STARRS.
Comet Pan-STARRS becomes naked eye visible in the northern hemisphere for the first time tonight
Catch a glimpse of Comet Pan-STARRS for the first time in the northern hemisphere tonight.
SpaceTT: Comet ISON comes into view in new NASA image, could prove to be largest comet ever seen
NASA shows of image of Comet ISON, most likely the largest comet seen in recorded history.