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Fraser
2013-Nov-22, 10:50 PM
As comets ISON and Encke continue toward their respective rendezvous with the Sun, they have now both been captured on camera by NASA’s solar-observing STEREO spacecraft. The image above, taken on Nov. 21 (UT) with STEREO-A’s high-resolution*HI-1 camera, shows ISON as it enters the field of view from the left. Encke is at center, while […]

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crosscountry
2013-Nov-23, 11:17 AM
I can't wait. The skies here have been gray for over a week. I hope they clear up when the comet picks up steam.