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Science: Astronomy: Solar_System: Small_Bodies: Comets

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Comet Shoemaker-Levy Collision with Jupiter
- Extensive coverage of the event July 1994. Includes observations, reports, 1444 images, news releases and links.

British Astronomical Association Comet Section
News, recent observations, observing information and advice.

Canadian Comet Catchers
A list of comets discovered by Canadian astronomers.

Catalogue of Comet Discoveries
Downloadable catalog. Also news, reading list, articles, links.

Comet comet comet
Overview of comets, as described by a professional comet researcher.

Comet Information and the International Comet Quarterly
From the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. News, observations, orbital data, comet names and designations, links.

Comet Observations
Catalogue of images, ordered by comet.

Comet Section of Germany
News, observations, analyses of current comets, images, archives, links.

Deep Impact: Small Telescope Science Program (STSP)
Resource for telescope observers involved in the Deep Impact space mission to comet Tempel 1. Provides observation campaign data and observer collaboration.

Exploring The Planets: Comets
History, orbits, composition, ways comets are studied, relation to meteor showers. Comets Halley, Shoemaker-Levy 9. From the National Air and Space Museum.

Glossary of comet (and astronomical) terms.

How Stuff Works: Comet
Informative illustrated explanation of what comets are, what they are made of, where they come from and how to observe them.

The International Comet Quarterly
Updated news letter on observation opportunities, designation of names and discoveries. Includes observation data and links.

Lists and Plots: Comets
Offers updated orbital data, lists and orbit diagrams. Includes near Earth objects and minor planets.

Nakano Note
Orbit computations for selected comets.

Small Comets
The original discovery and latest news about a new class of interplanetary bodies.

SOHO Sungrazers
Images of sun grazing comets from the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory. Also, background, archives, and how to interpret images and report new discoveries.

Views of the Solar System: Comets
Basic features, data, discoveries, images and sections with specific information on selected comets.

Wikipedia: Comet
Encyclopedia entry covers physical characteristics, history. List of well-known comets.

Windows to the Universe: Comets
General information and data, pictures, details on the most interesting ones.

Comet's Long Tail Tickles Ulysses
The solar polar orbit satellite observed tail of comet Hyakutake by means of magnetic fields and particle count anomalies. Article from Science News. (April 8, 2000)


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