Saturday, March 28, 2020

Fact of the Day: Edmond Halley and His Comet

Halley's Comet was named after Edmond Halley, an astronomer who did a lot of scientific research on the comet in 1705. 

6 comments:

Kay said...

I remember standing in a cornfield trying to see that comet when it streaked by the last time.

Pat Hatt said...

Makes sense

Debra She Who Seeks said...

His name is immortalized!

Christine said...

I've heard of him of course.

Fundy Blue said...

I remember my grandmother MacBeath telling me about seeing Haley's Comet in 1910.

Martha said...

Makes sense!