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Fri, 13 Nov 2015 02:20:51 GMT

Space Daily

Mercury Gets a Meteoroid Shower from Comet Encke
Space Daily
The planet Mercury is being pelted regularly by bits of dust from an ancient comet, a new study has concluded. This has a discernible effect in the planet's tenuous atmosphere and may lead to a new paradigm on how these airless bodies maintain their ...

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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 08:12:04 GMT

Clarksville Online

NASA discovers Meteoriods from Comet Encke showering planet Mercury
Clarksville Online
NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration Northern Ireland – The planet Mercury is being pelted regularly by bits of dust from an ancient comet, a new study has concluded. This has a discernible effect in the planet's tenuous atmosphere and ...

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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 03:19:30 GMT

Space Ref (press release)

Mercury Gets a Meteoroid Shower From Comet Encke
Space Ref (press release)
The planet Mercury is being pelted regularly by bits of dust from an ancient comet, a new study has concluded. This has a discernible effect in the planet's tenuous atmosphere and may lead to a new paradigm on how these airless bodies maintain their ...

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