Comet Encounter

Comet Encounter

ISON's Brush With the Sun

DVD - 2014
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In 2013, a particularly massive chunk of ice and rock is hurtling towards the Atlantic Ocean. The object's size will fascinate billions and should create the space show of the century. Follow scientists on the trail of the once-in-lifetime comet ISON and explore the cultural obsession with these celestial visitors.
Publisher: Arlington, VA : PBS Distribution, c2014
ISBN: 9781608830206
Branch Call Number: 523. 6 COM
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.) : sd, col. ; 4 3/4 in
Alternative Title: ISON's brush with the Sun


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brontelit87 May 11, 2014

Fascinating. You will learn much about comets and their role in the formation of the planets. This is an excellent show for people who are both interested and not interested in science. It's very educational. Great show.

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