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Russian scientist gets award for comet discovery

June 8th, 2012 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian amateur astronomer Leonid Elenin has become the first Russian to receive the prestigious Edgar Wilson Award for his discovery of a new comet using ... Read more...

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Russian astronomer discovers new comet

September 12th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian amateur astronomer Artyom Novichonok, a student of Petrozavodsk university, has discovered a new comet, website Astronet said.The comet is the first comet discovered from ... Read more...

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If you want to see a comet go green, wait for Feb 24!

February 11th, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 11 (ANI): On February 24th, sky gazers will be treated to the spectacle of a rare green comet, as it would be make its closest approach to Earth that ... Read more...

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Newly discovered comet might be an alien from outside our solar system

December 3rd, 2008 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 3 (ANI): Astronomers have discovered a new comet which raises the possibility that it did not originate in our solar system, but instead escaped from another star.According to a ... Read more...

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Canadian astronomer discovers new comet

October 15th, 2008 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 15 (ANI): An astronomer from the University of Calgarys Rothney Astrophysical Observatory has discovered a new comet, which is the second Canadian discovery of a comet using a Canadian ... Read more...

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