Comet LoveJoy: A Spark of Hope

Comet Lovejoy is visible near Earth’s horizon in this nighttime image photographed by NASA astronaut Dan Burbank, Expedition 30 commander, onboard the International Space Station on Dec. 22, 2011. -NASA SDO

Comet LoveJoy survived the close encounter with the sun and as a result, it became one of the most stunning sungrazing comets of all time! It is now visible in the southern hemisphere. The name of this comet fits our idea of Christmas (Love and Joy!). Also, it serves as a reminder that in life there is such thing as surviving the impossible (this comet flew throughthe hot atmosphere of the sun and emerged intact! http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/sunearth/news/comet-lovejoy.html).

Our country is grieving with what happened in Northern Mindanao. Like Comet LoveJoy, we can overcome this tragedy! Makakabangon din tayo!

Merry Christmas to everyone especially to my fellow Filipinos! Mabuhay ang Pilipinas! 🙂

To the stars! 🙂

~ by Stella's Gaze on December 24, 2011.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

 
%d bloggers like this: