comet http://kmuw.org en It's Your First And Last Chance To See This Comet http://kmuw.org/post/its-your-first-and-last-chance-see-comet <p>A comet named Pan-STARRS&nbsp;is visiting our part of the solar system and will be visible in the Northern Hemisphere for a couple of weeks.</p><p>The comet was discovered in June 2011 by a team of observers in Hawaii while doing a routine sweep of the sky and they named the comet after the telescope they were using.</p><p>Greg Novacek, director of the Lake Afton Observatory, says hopeful observers should look west.</p> Tue, 12 Mar 2013 10:37:37 +0000 Milt Radford 14015 at http://kmuw.org It's Your First And Last Chance To See This Comet Top Morning News 3.12.13 http://kmuw.org/post/top-morning-news-31213 <p><em>Mental health advocates to rally at Statehouse; House committee makes cuts in their version of budget; New comet to appear in US sky.</em></p><p><strong>Mental Health Advocates To Rally At Statehouse</strong></p><p>Mental health advocates will rally in Topeka this week for increased state funding for services.</p> Tue, 12 Mar 2013 10:32:31 +0000 Briana O’Higgins & Kate Clause 14020 at http://kmuw.org Top Morning News 3.12.13