New years eve is the time of year we all hope for a better one to come. I know I certainly am, but it was a good year too for the most part. We always hope for the better, it is human nature, who wants to have a crappy year? This year we have a bonus to look forward to, but just for tonight, yet it occurs every five years. Just after dark in the western sky look left of the crescent moon, you will be able to see 45P/Honda-Mrkos-Pajdusakova. A periodic comet that returns to . . .