Halleys Comet

Science / Astrology / Halleys Comet: Named for the English astronomer, Edmund Halley, who correctly predicted, in 1682, the comet's return in 1759. One of the most brilliant comets viewed from Earth, it reappears approximately every seventy-seven years.

Picometer

Science / Chemistry / Picometer: One picometer is 10-12 meters. MORE

Halleys Comet

Science / Astrology / Halleys Comet: Named for the English astronomer, Edmund Halley, who correctly predicted, in 1682, the comet's return in 1759. One of the most brilliant comets viewed from Earth, it reappears approximately every seve MORE

Cometta

Life Style / Wine Grapes / Cometta: Red wine variety grown in central Italy. Used as an ingredient in sweet wine blends. MORE

Comet

Science / Astrology / Comet: From the Latin cometa, literally hair of the head, figuratively, tail of a comet. A bright star-like heavenly body, composed of masses of tiny particles and gases, which follows an eccentric orbit of MORE

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