DISCOVERY OF A COMET.—A telegram from the Kiel Centralstelle announces the discovery of a new comet by Dr. Cerulli on November 9. Its position at 8h. 20.8m. (Rome M.T.) was R.A. = 3h. 38m. 36s., dec. = 8° 43′ 20″ N., and its daily motion amounted to -8s., - 19′. The magnitude is given as 10.2, and the comet's position lays about half-way between, but slightly below the line joining, ζ and λ Tauri.