Survivor 2011: Comet Lovejoy vs. The Sun

  • Released Saturday, March 31, 2012

Comet Lovejoy makes a close pass to the Sun, and survives.

The Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) is actually repointed to better observe the comet's approach to the Sun.


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