Space Junk

Comets.  Space’s dust bunnies.  Just like that ice cube that falls out of your freezer and slides across the floor and must be hunted down, these comets, these dirty ice cubes roam the solar system without fear.

Until now.  The spacecraft Deep Impact, not content to merely CRASH INTO a comet in July has started stalking these frozen beasts.  Here’s an ultra candid cometrazzi photograph taken from a mere 435 miles away.

 

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