Asteroid or Comet - Same Bloke, Different Haircut!

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Asteroid or Comet - Same Bloke, Different Haircut!

Unread postby davesmith_au » Fri Jul 25, 2008 6:41 pm

'08 July 25 ~ Dr C. J. Ransom

More and more lately the Whipple "dirty snowball" model of comets has been brought into question by the many recent data acquisitions from several comets. In the article below Plasma Physicist Dr. C. J. Ransom expands on a recently published article from Dr. Donald Brownlee by adding some of the published material from Nobel Laureate Hannes Alfvén and other sources with some interesting results. Seems the "dirty snowball" model should have melted long ago... [More...]
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