- The last really Great Comet. EICHER, DAVID J. // Astronomy;Nov2013, Vol. 41 Issue 11, p6
The author compares observations of the Comet ISON in 2013 to that of the Hale-Bopp Comet in 1996-1997, one of the brightest and most observed known comets in history. The Hale-Bopp was first discovered by astronomers Alan Hale and Thomas J. Bopp in July 1995. He notes that Hale-Bopp was visible...
- Here comes comet Hale-Bopp. // Geographical (Campion Interactive Publishing);Apr97, Vol. 69 Issue 4, p7
Focuses on the Hale-Bopp comet discovered by Alan Hale and Thomas Bopp in 1995. Astronomers' findings about the comet's features.
- Here comes Hale-Bopp. Eicher, David J. // Astronomy;Feb96, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p68
Presents information on the comet Hale-Bopp. Caution key word for Hale-Bopp; Details on the comet's growth; Discovered by backyard astronomers Alan Hale and Thomas Bopp; Its path across the sky; When it will be visible to the naked eye; Where to find comet Hale-Bopp; More. INSETS: Hale-Bopp on...
- Comet of the century heads our way. Hecht, Jeff // New Scientist;8/12/95, Vol. 147 Issue 1990, p5
Reports the discovery of the comet Hale-Bopp by two amateur astronomers on July 23, 1995. Details about the comet; Predictions made.
- Good things come in threes. // Astronomy;Nov96, Vol. 24 Issue 11, p119
Presents a number of astronomical photographs. Rho Ophiuchi-Scorpius Complex; Jupiter; Comet Hale-Bopp on July 13, 1996; Comet Hyakutake.
- Sky show. Stover, Dawn // Popular Science;Mar97, Vol. 250 Issue 3, p26
Tells that Comet Hale-Bopp, one of the brightest comets ever seen, will make its closest approach to Earth on March 22, 1997. Comparison to Comet Hyakutake, which was seen in 1996; Discovery of Hale-Bopp by astronomer Alan Hale and amateur Thomas Bopp in July 1995; Comparison in brightness to...
- High hopes for Hale-Bopp. // Astronomy;Dec95, Vol. 23 Issue 12, p22
Presents information on the Comet Hale-Bopp. Observations by astronomers; Comments by astronomer, Brian Marsden. INSET: Coordinates for comet Hale-Bopp..
- Comet Hale-Bopp shows promise. // Astronomy;Nov95, Vol. 23 Issue 11, p24
Reports on the independent discovery of the Hale-Bopp Comet on July 22/23, 1995 by amateur astronomers Alan Hale and Thomas Bopp. Promise shown by the comet for visibility in 1996 and 1997; Observations made about the comet; Hale-Bopp's positions during October and November 1995.
- A second look at the autumn sky. Schaaf, Fred // Sky & Telescope;Dec96, Vol. 92 Issue 6, p72
Describes the location of astronomical bodies in the sky in December 1996. Details on the Andromeda galaxy; Location of Jupiter; How the Hale-Bopp comet can be seen.