NASA's Near Earth Object Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer, aka NEOWISE, has wrapped up its survey of our solar system's "small bodies, asteroids and comets". Over the past four months, it has clocked up a plethora of previously undiscovered objects, including "20 comets (see pic, details here), more than 33,000 asteroids in …
Do all these objects
have described orbits or they were just "spotted"?
Well done, The Reg. A grown up article about science without using the word 'boffins'. Perhaps your tabloid slide can be halted after all.
I <3 Boffins
What is with the hate? A little insecure, perhaps?