Cool video shows comet ISON surviving its encounter with the Sun

Many assumed it was dead, but NASA has published a new video showing comet ISON surviving its close encounter with our home star on November 28, 2013, getting launched by the Sun's gravity into a new lap around the solar system. It's cool too watch. See you soon, Silver Surfer!

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Here's another awesome time-lapse of the same encounter from opposite angle.

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Is it just me or does this "So called Comet" Look like it just engaged its boosters?¿! "Warp Drive enabled, Captain!"