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Guide to the Galleries: Controversy over the Comets (2/2)

by Brent Purkaple
A Guide to the Galleries is a blog series introducing the galleries for “Galileo’s World” for K-12 teachers. See “About this Blog” for more information. 673 more words
Guide To The Galleries

Hey Ya'll Government Dipshits? (Wherein the Sleepy Blogger is Duped!)

Time to shut up and stop bickering, life has just become a movie plot, ok?  We can all stop arguing about whether humankind (and the world) ends with a bang or a whimper.   150 more words

Nature

Comet C/2014 Q2 (Lovejoy)

My latest sketch for your interest. As previous, 153mm OG Watec 120N+ video camera, sketched from b&w monitor onto black art paper with white Conte hard pastel, watercolour pencil and white acrylic paint. 46 more words

Comet

Comet Lovejoy flies close enough to Earth for naked-eye view

Earthlings had their last chance for 8,000 years to see Comet Lovejoy Saturday night.

The opportunity to look up and see its green glow came when the comet was six days away from perihelion. 256 more words

Astronomy