Sunday, October 20, 2013

Neil de Grasse Tyson on Comet ISON: "Chillax on this one."

The Starry Night by Vincent van Gogh, 1889, oil on canvas - wallpaper 2560 x 1600

Astronomers and stargazers alike are anxiously anticipating Comet ISON and the major spectacle it could provide.

Comet ISON -- the so-called "comet of the century" -- is set to fly through the sun's atmosphere in late November. If it survives its journey around the sun, ISON could provide a spectacular light show of epic proportions.

Is Comet ISON something we should be worried about, though?

Startalk Radio host Neil deGrasse Tyson tells us to "chillax" and enjoy the site ISON could provide later this year.

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