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wikipedia - 08 Nov 2016 Alan Hale (born March 7, 1958) is an American professional astr...
Alan Hale (born March 7, 1958) is an American professional astronomer, best known for his co-discovery of Comet Hale–Bopp along with amateur astronomer Thomas Bopp.
Alamogordo Daily News - 02 Mar 2019 The signs of the twins
The “twin” bright stars of Gemini are among the handful of stars mentioned in the Bible.
Sporting News - 21 Mar 2019 Know the 2019 March Madness field: How many teams, where they come from, who is left
The 2019 NCAA Tournament bracket is set and, aside from the schools people are used to hearing about year after year, you can't forget about everyone else.
Detroit Metro Times - 26 Dec 2018 The people who died, 2018: Thomas Bopp, amateur astronomer and discoverer of Comet Hale-Bopp
Thomas Bopp wasn't looking for a comet when he peered into a telescope on Saturday, July 22, 1995. By day, the 47-year-old worked for a cement company, ...
Sports Illustrated - 21 Mar 2019 A List of the Best (and Quirkiest) Baseball Players from the NCAA Tournament's Mid-Majors
Do you have any idea where Kirby Puckett went to school? He and a host of successful and unique big leaguers attended the schools that are looking to stage ...
Alamogordo Daily News - 13 Jan 2019 In Our Skies: Asteroid coming closer to Earth
The first-known representatives of the objects we now call asteroids were discovered shortly after the beginning of the 19th century.
Sky & Telescope - 12 Jan 2018 Comet Discoverer Thomas Bopp (1949–2018)
An unassuming amateur astronomer forever linked to one of the greatest comets in modern history has passed away. Thomas Joel Bopp, the co-discoverer of ...
Alamogordo Daily News - 08 Dec 2018 In Our Skies: A good opportunity to view December’s comets
Up through the latter part of the 20th century, many – indeed, a significant majority – of comets were discovered by dedicated amateur astronomers who ...
Alamogordo Daily News - 12 Jan 2018 In Our Skies: A Fond Farewell to Young and Bopp
The worldwide community of astronomy and space was dealt a double blow this past weekend, with the passing of two of its more notable representatives.
The Washington Post - 09 Jan 2018 Thomas Bopp, whose name was memorialized in a comet, dies at 68
On the night of July 22, 1995, the stars aligned for Thomas Bopp. A 47-year-old parts manager living in Glendale, Ariz., he worked for an asphalt and concrete ...
Alamogordo Daily News - 16 Nov 2018 In Our Skies: 40 Eridani is an unlikely Vulcan
One of the many constellations that populate the November evening sky is the one known as Eridanus, the river. The actual mythological origins of Eridanus are ...
Alamogordo Daily News - 21 Feb 2019 Dance of the galaxies
We now know that the Magellanic Clouds are separate galaxies nearby our own galaxy.
Alamogordo Daily News - 13 Oct 2018 In Our Skies: Maybe, or maybe not, meteor shower
In Our Skies: In general, meteor showers are caused when comets erupt dust grains off their nuclei as they make passes through the inner solar system.
Alamogordo Daily News - 22 Sep 2018 In Our Skies: Shine on, Shine on Harvest Moon
When we define terms in science we often have to specify our reference points. One distinct example of this involves the amount of time it takes the moon to orbit ...
Alamogordo Daily News - 01 Oct 2018 In Our Skies: Sunspots mission keeps an eye on the sun
One of our nearby astronomical research institutions has been in the news lately, although – despite the various conspiracy theories that have been floating ...
Alamogordo Daily News - 13 Apr 2018 In Our Skies: Nothing to fear on Friday the 13th for now
If all goes as planned, this column will be “hitting the streets” on Friday, April 13. At face value, there is nothing at all unusual about that date. However, for ...
Alamogordo Daily News - 21 Apr 2018 In Our Skies: Diamonds falling from the sky, Almahata Sitta
Last week's edition of this feature discussed the very close flyby of Earth by the asteroid Apophis that will be taking place eleven years from now. We know about ...
Telegraph.co.uk - 20 Feb 2018 Thomas Bopp, comet hunter – obituary
Thomas Bopp, who has died aged 68, was an amateur astronomer who shared the honours with Alan Hale, a professional astronomer, for the discovery of ...
NPR - 14 Jan 2018 Remembering A Comet-Discoverer
Thomas Bopp, who helped discover the Hale-Bopp Comet in 1995, died last week.
Alamogordo Daily News - 06 Apr 2018 In Our Skies: Disturbances in the fabric of space-time
One of the most eagerly anticipated and widely studied astronomical events took place in a distant galaxy of NGC 4993 in the constellation Hydra.