posted on Dec, 8 2012 @ 07:54 PM
There are going to be many more NEO's and even innominate
comets to discover. This one should be watched as well.
South to north above the ecliptic. Wonder what its doing in the IR
spectrum - ill see if i can talk to my kid's school
astronomer to point
his ritchey-chretien 24" that way (doubt he will)
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There is also that interesting theory floated on History Channels
"Ancien Aliens" series
that comets potential bring with them "space viruses" (panspermia theory), which accounts for
the fear of comets historically....(ie, plague like illnesses. yes i know the plague was vectored
by Y. pestis from rats, I'm talking actual viruses, not bacteria or other).
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