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Fraser
2008-Oct-13, 09:00 PM
The astronomy world buzzed in the Fall of 2007 when Comet Holmes a normally humdrum, run-of-the-mill comet — unexpectedly flared and erupted. Its coma of gas and dust expanded away from the comet, extending to a volume larger than the Sun. Professional and amateur astronomers around the world turned their telescopes toward the [...]

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