bits of dust

Mon, 09 Mar 2015 23:15:00 GMT

Universe Today

Dust Whirls, Swirls and Twirls at Rosetta's Comet
Universe Today
27 shows the comet with peacock-like display of dusty jets. Below center is a streak that may be a dust particle that traveled during the exposure. Other small white spots are also likely dust or bits of comet that have broken off. Credits: ESA/Rosetta ...

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Wed, 04 Feb 2015 23:15:19 GMT

Hartford Courant

Snow Drifts Raise My Cosmic Consciousness
Hartford Courant
To know that gas and dust condensed to create icy bits before the sun ignited. Bits that agglomerated to give our lovely blue planet the elements and heat needed to jump-start life. Bits that give us something to think about when shoveling bits of ...

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Thu, 09 Oct 2014 15:12:41 GMT

Liverpool Echo

'Halley's Comet' over Liverpool: How to see the cosmic dust that's causing a fuss
Liverpool Echo
This river of dust is a few million miles wide but the particles are only as big as a grain of sand. "They'll just burn up in our atmosphere which will break them down even further and eventually, they will fall to Earth as bits of dust but that takes ...

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