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Fraser
2013-Nov-14, 04:30 PM
Two comets currently on their way toward the Sun have been captured on camera from the innermost planet. The MESSENGER spacecraft in orbit around Mercury has spotted the well-known short-period comet Encke and the much-anticipated comet ISON, imaging the progress of each over the course of three days. Both comets will reach perihelion later this […]

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