Have you ever wondered what’s the difference between a meteor and a meteorite or an asteroid, meteoroid or comet? Here are the answers to all your questions regarding Meteor Terminology by Vincent Perlerin for AMS.
Comet West 1976 was a spectacular comet, sometimes considered to qualify for the status of "great comet".
Eerie picture of the sky
Milky Way over Lake Titicaca, Peru. I wish it was dark enough for me to see this. It's simply gorgeous.