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The comet people are most likely to know by name, and therefore perhaps the most famous, is Halley's Comet. This comet can be seen from Earth's about every 75 years, with its next predicted return in 2061.

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"Rock Around the Clock" by Bill Haley and His Comets, "Smells Like Teen Spirit" by Nirvana and "Rehab" by Amy Winehouse are some famous pop songs. Whereas "Rock Around the Clock" is an early pop song from the 1950s, "Sme...

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Some of the most famous drama writers include William Shakespeare, Henrik Ibsen and Arthur Miller. Each of these playwrights exerted considerable influence on the medium of drama, and their works are still celebrated tod...

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Noted American author Samuel Clemens, known by his pen name Mark Twain, was born on Nov. 30, 1935, shortly after Halley's Comet was most visible on Earth on Nov. 16, 1835. He was widely quoted as saying that he "would go...

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Recent sightings of great comets, or comets bright enough to be seen without the aid of special equipment, are Comet Lovejoy in 2011, Comet McNaught in 2007, Comet Hale-Bopp in 1997, Comet Hyakutake in 1996, Comet West i...

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Scientists predict that Halley's Comet, also known as Comet Halley, will make an appearance again in late 2061, early 2062. It was last seen in the sky in 1986.

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The famous comet that returns to our night sky every 76 years is called Halley's comet, or Comet Halley. However, 76 years is an average time for Halley's return; gravitational perturbations and nongravitational effects ...

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