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Space Rocks – Comets, Asteroids, Meteorites and More

Virtualastro, Contributor
04 March 2013, 0:00 UTC

Sen—Comets, asteroids and meteors are well used terms for objects travelling through the Solar System. The recent impact of an asteroid in Chelyabinsk and the anticipation of seeing comets PANSTARRS and ISON this year have raised interest in the different types of space rock that we can see flying around the Solar System or crashing down to Earth.