Before Its News
Eight things there be a comet brings,
When on high it doth horrid range:
Wind, famine, plague, and death to kings;
War, earthquakes, floods,
And direful change.
— From an old German poem.
“And there shall be signs in the sun, and in the moon, and in the stars; and upon the earth distress of nations, with perplexity; the sea and the waves roaring;” – the Bible
by Zen Gardner
A lot of talk about this interplanetary body heading our way. It’s charted to pass around the sun and close to the earth this fall. And NASA, aka “Never A Straight Answer”, says hardly anything. With all their fancy equipment they couldn’t pick it up, but some obscure astronomer from Russia does?
Here’s its trajectory and timetable in a snapshot
Allignments are always significant