Science: Bright Comet

About five comets, on the average, are discovered every year. Eleven were found in 1925, ten in 1927. Most comets are visible only in telescopes. The average of naked-eye comets is less than one a year, and a really conspicuous one whirls into the solar system about once a decade.

On July 4 a Swiss astronomer named Plnsler discovered a moving speck not far from the bright star Algol in the constellation of Perseus. Last week it was a fuzzy spot just visible to the unaided eye. This week the Finsler comet is...

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