What Comets Really Are — A Beginner’s Guide

The story of the magnificent lights in the night sky.

A comet on turqoise background.
Source: Pixabay (edited)

For as long as there have been humans on Earth, comets have aroused fear and fascination at the same time. Up until 500 years ago, Aristotle’s belief that comets were phenomena of the Earth’s atmosphere was still widespread. Tycho Brahe was the first to recognize…

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Antonio Melonio

Antonio Melonio

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