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Doomsday Comet Passes by Earth, sign of things to come?

Doomsday’ Comet Elenin Zips by Earth in Pieces By Mike Wall, SPACE.com Senior Writer We can all breathe a sigh of relief: The so-called “doomsday comet” Elenin made its closest flyby of Earth Sunday (Oct. 16), and no cataclysms ensued. Some skywatching soothsayers had predicted that Elenin’s approach Sunday would trigger catastrophic earthquakes and tsunamis. […]