Where do comets really come from?

I have a new feature in May’s BBC Sky At Night magazine (out in the shops early next week) entitled “Where do comets really come from?”. It’s about how new results from the NASA Stardust mission are unveiling new insights into the origin of cometary material.

Left: Comet Wild 2. Credit: Stardust/JPL/NASA

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