Quantcast
Home » comets You are browsing entries tagged with “comets”

‘Comet of Century’ may be seen in PH ‘if you know where to look’

By
A streaking ball of ice, dust and rock dubbed by some science journalists as the “Comet of the Century” will make its very first trip around the sun on Thursday, keeping astronomers on tenterhooks as to whether or not it will “sizzle or fizzle.”  PHOTO FROM NASA.GOV

A streaking ball of ice, dust and rock dubbed by some science journalists as the “Comet of the Century” will make its very first trip around the sun on Thursday, keeping astronomers on tenterhooks as to whether or not it will “sizzle or fizzle.”

Posted: November 24th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Stargazers alert: Comet debris to create great balls of fire

cartoon, august 10, 2013

Stargazers will be treated to a spectacular fireball show early next week when Earth hits a belt of comet debris known as the Perseids, astronomers say.

Posted: August 10th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Night sky spectacles expected this year

By

THE YEAR 2013 is one of the good years for those who love to check the night skies. Two comets that will be visible to the naked eye highlight the clumping of five planets, two lunar eclipses and eight meteor showers.

Posted: January 11th, 2013 in Headlines,Inquirer Features,Science and Health | Read More »

Advertisement

News

  • Cops turn to CCTV cameras for help
  • Manila opens ‘eco-footbridge’
  • MMDA: Quake plan also effective vs floods
  • Did you know: Pantaleon Lopez death anniversary
  • Most unsafe in military safe house
  • Sports

  • Netters, judokas come to grief
  • Dy, Lehnert find Korean aces hard to beat
  • Gilas gets feel of new ball in first workout
  • Pumaren: Experience will make UE a better team
  • NCAA: San Beda guns for twice-to-beat edge vs Perpetual Help
  • Lifestyle

  • ‘Rurouni Kenshin: The Legend Ends’ restores samurai genre
  • The problem with Paulo Coelho’s ‘Adultery’
  • UST Publishing House leads Gintong Aklat Awards winners
  • PEN to launch Dinah Roma’s third book of poetry
  • How to stay amused while stuck in traffic
  • Entertainment

  • Carmina Villarroel: Tax case shocking
  • ‘The Gifted’ succeeds in spoofing only itself
  • Shooting arrows with Sarah G. and Matteo
  • Believe in man’s survival instinct–and miracles
  • Second apparent leak of hacked celebrity nude pictures – US media
  • Business

  • PH urged to implement P2.6-T infra plan
  • Aboitiz group expanding in Asean food sector
  • Biz Buzz: Villar on 2016
  • Fear factory
  • Chemrez eyes voluntary delisting from PSE
  • Technology

  • SpaceX launches 3-D printer, other station gear
  • ‘Yolanda’ aid goes viral with lots of thanks to netizens
  • Online piracy thrives in Internet cloud–study
  • Review: Larger iPhones eliminate reason to switch
  • Apple locks itself out of devices with passwords
  • Opinion

  • Editorial cartoon, September 22, 2014
  • Regime of lies
  • Binay’s was a cheap political speech
  • Winning, losing
  • Remembering Macario Sakay
  • Global Nation

  • In Boston, Aquino walks down memory lane
  • Hopes dim for return of Philippine troops to Golan
  • Aquino downplays ISIS threat in PH
  • Tropical Storm ‘Mario’ lashes Taiwan
  • OFWs rue loss of special lane
  • Marketplace
    Advertisement