Comet ISON is expected to make its closest approach to the sun on Thursday, Nov. 28. This also happens to be Thanksgiving day. On its trip around the sun, ISON will come within 730,000 miles of surface, but no one knows if it will come out on the other side […]
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[credit provider=”Shutterstock”] Theoretical physicist Dr. Michio Kaku appeared on Comedy Central’s “The Colbert Report” last night to discuss the potential of Earth-smashing asteroids. Even small asteroids, like the one that recently exploded over Russia, can cause disaster. It caused thousands of injuries from the shockwave that blew out windows and shook buildings.
[credit provider=”Wikipedia” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Lspn_comet_halley.jpg”] About a year from now, we should be getting a spectacular light show in the night sky, as comet ISON shines brightly as it sweeps past Earth — if it doesn’t explode into the sun that is.Vitali Nevski discovered the comet on September 21, 2012. It doesn’t pose […]