Raining Halley

Huntsville AL (SPX) Oct 19, 2010 ![][1] The most famous of all comets, Comet Halley is noted for producing spectacular displays when it passes near Earth on its 76-year trip around the sun. However, you don’t have to wait until 2061 to see a piece of the comet – you can do it this very week! Halley’s Comet leaves bits of itself behind – in the form of small conglomerates of dust and ice called meteoroids – as it moves in its orb

[1]: http://www.spacedaily.com/images/orionid-meteor-2008-bg.jpg

URL: http://www.spacedaily.com/reports/Raining_Halley_999.html

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