Watch Comet 252P/LINEAR 2016 Emerge in the Morning Sky

Are you ready for a surprise bright comet to emerge in the morning sky over the UK? Comet 252P/LINEAR 2016 has defied astronomers’ predictions with an outburst in activity this March and is many times brighter than expected. On the night of 21-22 March 2016 this huge chunk of di
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Find Comet Lovejoy and Comet Linear in the February Pre-Dawn Sky

Comet C/2013 R1 Lovejoy and Comet C/2012 X1 Linear find themselves gathered in the same part of the pre-dawn sky this February from our Earthly vantage point. We have to look east in the hours before dawn to find both comets. At around magnitude +8.5 at the start of February, neither
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