Hacker News new | past | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit login

In 1994, I got to see Shoemaker-Levy’s impact with Jupiter through the Lick 36” Refractor at Lick Observatory. Jupiter had a visible dark spot from one of the fragments, and another piece over it, speeding ever so slowly toward its doom. I’ll never forget the sight.

Guidelines | FAQ | Lists | API | Security | Legal | Apply to YC | Contact