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The NASA Comet ISON Observing Campaign, or NASA CIOC, is a global NASA-backed initiative to encourage and facilitate ground and space-based observations of Comet (ISON)

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Comet ISON: A Viewing Guide from Now to Perihelion - Universe Today

On November 28, 2013, the SDO (Solar Dynamics Observatory) spacecraft will off-point at three different positions as Comet ISON moves through perihelion.

On November the SDO (Solar Dynamics Observatory) spacecraft will off-point at three different positions as Comet ISON moves through perihelion.

Comet ISON plunges sunward across Virgo in the coming days. Watch for it low in the eastern sky shortly before the start of dawn. Click to enlarge and print for outdoor use. Stellarium

Comet ISON plunges sunward across Virgo in the coming days. Watch for it low in the eastern sky shortly before the start of dawn. Click to enlarge and print for outdoor use. Stellarium

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Comet Ison "may possibly" have survived encounter with the sun! Travelling at more than 200 miles per second, Ison passed miles above the sun's surface on Thursday evening. despite speculation that it had fizzled out and no signs were seen.

CIENCIA Y TECNOLOGIA (S., 9 nov 2013) ||||| NASA "Descubren un nuevo asteroide de seis 'colas' que escupen polvo" .."Literalmente nos quedamos perplejos cuando lo vimos", dijo David Jewitt, quien dirige el equipo que está explorando el "asteroide con seis colas de polvo parecidas a un cometa, que salen de él como los rayos de una rueda". "Se trata del asteroide P/2013 P5, el cual la NASA ha descrito como un "objeto inusual de apariencia confusa" cuando se descubrió ..

Descubren un nuevo asteroide de seis 'colas' que escupen polvo

This NASA Hubble Space Telescope reveals a never-before-seen set of six comet-like tails radiating from a body in the asteroid belt, named P.

Approaching Comet ISON May Outshine Moon

Approaching Comet May Outshine Moon

Comet (ISON) Orbit Map Watch for close encounter with Mars late Sept/early Oct, We may witness lightning bolts between Mars and the comet - just like the ancient's saw

Across The Universe: Three Questions About Comet ISON

Comet Encke and Comet Ison entered the camera field of view on NASA's Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatory, or STEREO, on November 2013 via WIRED.

A Big Year For Small Bodies: Comet Ison (Technical Poster) 6 Oct 2013   A Big Year For Small Bodies: Comet Ison - Louis Mayo, Nasa Gsfc, Kristen Erickson, Nasa Hq - For more on Comet ISON, visit www.thesuntoday.org/ison

A Big Year For Small Bodies: Comet Ison (Technical Poster) 6 Oct 2013 A Big Year For Small Bodies: Comet Ison - Louis Mayo, Nasa Gsfc, Kristen Erickson, Nasa Hq - For more on Comet ISON, visit www.thesuntoday.org/ison

CARA data. Credit: Paolo Bacci (IT), Erik Bryssinck (BE), Alfons Diepvens (BE), Faulkes Telescope , Gianni Gallo (GAL01) (IT), Ernesto Guido (IT) ,Kamil Hornoch , Nick Howes (UK), Rolando Ligustri (IT), Herman MIkuz and the Crni Vrh team-Slovenia, Giannantonio Milani (IT), Martino Nicolini (IT), Giovanni Sostero (+)(IT) ,François Soulier(FR), Roberto Trabatti (software) (IT), Man To Hui (CHINA) Diego Tirelli (IT),commisioned by CARA

CARA data. Credit: Paolo Bacci (IT), Erik Bryssinck (BE), Alfons Diepvens (BE), Faulkes Telescope , Gianni Gallo (GAL01) (IT), Ernesto Guido (IT) ,Kamil Hornoch , Nick Howes (UK), Rolando Ligustri (IT), Herman MIkuz and the Crni Vrh team-Slovenia, Giannantonio Milani (IT), Martino Nicolini (IT), Giovanni Sostero (+)(IT) ,François Soulier(FR), Roberto Trabatti (software) (IT), Man To Hui (CHINA) Diego Tirelli (IT),commisioned by CARA

2013 Sep: CARA data: Paolo Bacci (IT), Erik Bryssinck (BE), Alfons Diepvens (BE), Faulkes Telescope , Gianni Gallo (GAL01) (IT), Ernesto Guido (IT) ,Kamil Hornoch , Nick Howes (UK), Rolando Ligustri (IT), Herman MIkuz and the Crni Vrh team-Slovenia, Giannantonio Milani (IT), Martino Nicolini (IT), Giovanni Sostero (+)(IT) ,François Soulier(FR), Roberto Trabatti (software) (IT), Man To Hui (CHINA) Diego Tirelli (IT),commisioned by CARA

2013 Sep: CARA data: Paolo Bacci (IT), Erik Bryssinck (BE), Alfons Diepvens (BE), Faulkes Telescope , Gianni Gallo (GAL01) (IT), Ernesto Guido (IT) ,Kamil Hornoch , Nick Howes (UK), Rolando Ligustri (IT), Herman MIkuz and the Crni Vrh team-Slovenia, Giannantonio Milani (IT), Martino Nicolini (IT), Giovanni Sostero (+)(IT) ,François Soulier(FR), Roberto Trabatti (software) (IT), Man To Hui (CHINA) Diego Tirelli (IT),commisioned by CARA

If planets were in the place of the moon…Helps me put the size of them into perspective. God is so creative!

Funny pictures about If Other Planets Were In The Place Of The Moon. Oh, and cool pics about If Other Planets Were In The Place Of The Moon. Also, If Other Planets Were In The Place Of The Moon photos.

Comet ISON Hurtling Toward Uncertain Destiny With The Sun  Images of Comet ISON obtained using the Gemini Multi-Object Spectrograph at Gemini North on February 4, March 4, April 3, and May 4, 2013 (left to right, respectively; Comet ISON at center in all images).

Comet ISON Hurtling Toward Uncertain Destiny With The Sun

New Images Captured by Gemini Observatory Reveal Comet ISON Speeding Toward Sun

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