A Comet Last Seen By The Ancient Egyptians Is Visible Over Minnesota Right Now
Every once in a while, a celestial event opens over our skies that you do not want to miss. Whether it’s the Lyrid meteor shower, a supermoon, or the Northern Lights, the night sky always puts on a good show. Right now, the sky is putting on a once-in-a-lifetime show featuring an ancient comet that hasn’t been seen since the time of the ancient Egyptians. Read on below to learn more about the comet and how to see it before it’s gone forever.
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This once-in-a-lifetime event happens even less frequently than a blue moon! Dust off your binoculars for to see the show. You can learn more about spotting the comet here. To read more about other celestial phenomenon, check out our article about the 2020 Lyrid meteor shower.
Betsy is a Minneapolis-based writer who's lived in Minnesota for 19 years. If you know of any amazing Minnesota restaurants, nature areas, or other attractions, feel free to let her know about them at [email protected] or on Twitter @betsyrathburn.
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