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Scientific American

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Technology

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Leading science journalists provide a daily minute commentary on some of the most interesting developments in the world of science. For a full-length, weekly podcast you can subscribe to Science Talk: The Podcast of Scientific American . To view all of our archived podcasts please go to www.scientificamerican.com/podcast

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Sheer Luck Holmes A Bright Comet

November 5th, 2007

Episode 2 of 599 episodes

A lucky crack may explain why Comet Holmes, back in view after a 115 year absence, is much brighter in the night sky than expected. Chelsea Wald reports.

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