Photos: Spectacular Comet Views from Earth and Space

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Comet West

Credit: John Laborde
This photograph of Comet West, one of the greatest comets of all-time, was taken by amateur astronomer John Laborde. The picture shows the two distinct…Read More »

tails. The thin blue ion tail is made up of gases, while the broad white tail is made up of tiny dust particles.   Less «
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