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A vivid multimedia adventure unfolding the splendor of the Sun, planets, moons, comets, asteroids, and more.
A range of factors go into deciding what risk an asteroid or comet poses to us.
A list of known minor-planets and comets which are predicted to come within 0.1 AU of Earth in the next 33 years.
The National Science and Technology Centre in Canberra, Australia offers a good visual site with shockwave illusions in the kids zone and some interesting puzzles (7 bridge problem). Also some ...
A basic biography of Caroline Herschel who contributed greatly to the field of comets.
Site giving information about the solar system, including individual planets, comets, asteroids and meteorites.
A page detailing the life of Caroline Herschel famous for her work in astronomy and particularly comets.
Achieve of planetary data and images from NASA. Fact sheets are available on the Sun, planets in the solar system and comets. This is an easy to use site with nice images.
The Torino impact scale gauges how much possible damage a meteorite or comet could do if it struck the Earth.
A biography of Danish astronomer Tycho Brahe (1546 - 1601), who made a remarkable star catalogue of over 1000 stars, far more than any astronomer before him. He proved that comets are not objects in ...
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