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BERLIN - It's been likened to a parachutist trying to land on a mountaintop. Or a person attempting to leap from one speeding car to another.
STOCKHOLM - A comet that gained an earthly following because of its bright tail visible from space was initially declared dead after grazing the sun. Now, there is a sliver of hope that Comet ISON may have survived.
WASHINGTON - Comet ISON is teasing the solar system as it dances with the sun and it's giving astronomers mixed signals.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - For months, all eyes in the sky have pointed at the comet that's zooming toward a blisteringly close encounter with the sun.
TWIN BRIDGES, Montana - Only in darkness can you see the stars.