Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Amateur Astronomers See Comet ISON

Source - NASA Science News for Sept. 24, 2013

Comet ISON is now close enough for amateur astronomers to photograph through backyard telescopes. The comet is not as bright as forecasters expected, but experts say it is still on track to become an impressive sungrazing comet later this year.

The complete article can be found here: http://science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2013/24sep_ison2/

A companion video is posted below and can also be viewed at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E6Yd-TiNiyU

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