Modeling the shape and movement of near-Earth asteroids is now up to 25 times faster thanks to new Washington State University research.
Second successful excursion for JAXA boffins
NASA says it can’t afford to build a space telescope considered the fastest way to identify asteroids that might impact the Earth with terrible consequences.
A newly found asteroid has been spotted orbiting the Sun, whizzing past the star every 151 days, the shortest orbit of any space rock on record.
Could 16 Psyche make every person on Earth a billionaire? The space mining race is heating up.
Such an explosion has energy equivalent to more than 6,000 tonnes of TNT
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