Jupiter – now has 79 Moons

Twelve new moons have been discovered orbiting Jupiter, raising the number of natural satellites known to be circling our solar system’s biggest planet to 79. One of the newfound moons, provisionally named “Valetudo” for the Roman goddess of health and hygiene and the great-granddaughter of the god Jupiter, is being called an oddball because it orbits

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Possible Daylight Comet in 2013.

Newfound Comet Could Look Spectacular in 2013 by Joe Rao, SPACE.com Skywatching Columnist Date: 25 September 2012 Time: 05:23 PM ET.   This image shows the newfound comet C/2012 (ISON) as seen by the Remanzacco Observatory in Italy. The image, taken by amateur astronomers Ernesto Guido, Giovanni Sostero and Nick Howes, is a confirmation view

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