October 16, 2011 8:27
By the Earth is approaching comet Elenin, which provoked incredible rumors and caused mass hysteria.
Lovers of mystery prepare to meet with the mystical planet Nibiru, which is related to another end of the world. For her people far from science, was comet Elenin — first detected by the Russian, not Soviet, researcher.
Celestial body will pass through space standards close to Earth — 35 million miles. However, now it is a cloud of fragments. Following the approach to the sun in August comet broke up, some of its fragments reach hundreds of meters in diameter. Scientists have for the first time since opening in 2010, will be able to see them near a previously unknown object.