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Bruce BettsNovember 12, 2013

Video: Comet ISON: Super Bright or Super Lame?

Comet ISON (C/2012 S1) was touted months ago by media as the possible comet of the century. Will it be that, or a cosmic dud? How ridiculously close will it pass by the Sun on November 28, 2013? Will it slam into the Earth? Find out the basics about Comet ISON in this 3 minute video I made:

Comet ISON: Super Bright or Super Lame?

Video by Planetary Society Director of Projects Bruce Betts providing the basics about Comet ISON (C/2012 S1) including information about visibility and its close pass by the Sun.

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Bruce Betts

Director of Science and Technology / LightSail Program Manager for The Planetary Society
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