Comet Garradd (C2009 P1) on August 30, 2011
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"The known is finite, the unknown infinite; intellectually we stand on an
islet in the midst of an illimitable ocean of inexplicability.  Our business
in every generation is to reclaim a little more land
." -- T.H. Huxley, 1887

Drawing of the Comet Gerradd in the constellation Sagitta from Carrs Mill
Park, Maryland