Edmond Halley Quote

We have reason to suspect that there are a great many more comets, which being at remote distances from the Sun, and being obscure and without a tail, may for that reason escape our observation.


Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Volume 24, 1706 (p. 882) - Now we know

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We have reason to suspect that there are a great many more comets, which being at remote distances from the Sun, and being obscure and without a...

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We have reason to suspect that there are a great many more comets, which being at remote distances from the Sun, and being obscure and without a...

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We have reason to suspect that there are a great many more comets, which being at remote distances from the Sun, and being obscure and without a...

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We have reason to suspect that there are a great many more comets, which being at remote distances from the Sun, and being obscure and without a...