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A Possible Naked-eye Comet in March

7 Feb 2013, 09:09 UTC
A Possible Naked-eye Comet in March
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Source: NASA A comet falling in from the distant reaches of the solar system could become a naked-eye object in early March. This is Comet Pan-STARRS's first visit to the inner solar system, so surprises are possible as its virgin ices are exposed to intense solar heating for the first time.

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