Halley's periodic returns to the inner Solar System have been observed and recorded by astronomers around the world since at least BC. But it was not until that the English astronomer Edmond Halley understood that these appearances were reappearances of the same comet. As a result of this discovery, the comet is now named after Halley. During its apparition, Halley's Comet became the first comet to be observed in detail by spacecraft , providing the first observational data on the structure of a comet nucleus and the mechanism of coma and tail formation.
Do you remember your first fishing trip? Your first deer hunt? At times, he was quite ill-equipped and unprepared for his adventures. In others, he shows how much his knowledge has grown. Many of the tales are filled with humor, some with excitement, and a few with sadness. All are true. Each will leave readers relating to similar people, places, and events in their own lives. Enjoy your journey! Previous page.
Michael Chandler born April 24, is an American professional mixed martial artist who currently competes in the lightweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship UFC. A professional competitor since , Chandler first gained notoriety when he began competing for Bellator MMA from to There, Chandler became a three-time Bellator Lightweight Champion and was the winner of the Bellator Season Four Lightweight Tournament , and held a promotional win-loss record of 18—5. As of November 2, , he is 5 in the UFC lightweight rankings. He is of German and Irish heritage. Chandler was on the honor roll every term in high school, received three letters in football , and finished as the runner—up at the MSHSAA State Championships as a senior in wrestling. Louis Team. Upon graduating from Northwest High School in , Chandler enrolled at the University of Missouri without an athletic scholarship , walking onto the school's wrestling squad. Chandler earned runner—up honors in the and Big 12 Championships and was awarded automatic bids to three of the four NCAA Championships he competed in.