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As NASA prepares to send a spacecraft to a distant asteroid, another space rock made a surprise visit to Earth's vicinity. The newly discovered small asteroid, named 2016 RB1, passed safely by Earth, coming within approximately 23,900 miles of our planet, or just outside the orbit of many communications satellites. Comment?
Welcome back to Messier Monday! Today, in our ongoing tribute to Tammy Plotner, we take a look at the M15 globular cluster, one of the oldest and best known star clusters in the night sky. Enjoy! In the 18th century, French astronomer Charles Messier began noticing a series of "nebulous objects" in the night sky while looking for comets. Comment?
The Sun has enormous destructive power. Any objects that collide with the Sun, such as comets and asteroids, are immediately destroyed. Comment?
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