Carbon found in comet ATLAS helps reveal ages of other cometsWritten by Copernical Team Saturday, 18 July 2020 05:53
Vladivostok, Russia (SPX) Jul 16, 2020
Astrophysicists from Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU, Russia), South Korea, and the USA appear in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, suggesting carbon indicates time comets have spent in the solar system - the less carbon, the longer they have been in the proximity of the Sun. The proof is their study of the comet ATLAS (C/2019 Y4) approaching the Earth in May 2020 and
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