asteroid

Artificial Meteor Shower Awaited to Occur Due to Upcoming NASA Mission

What would we do if a dangerous asteroid is threatening to hit Earth? Is there any way of destroying or deflecting it? Such a scenario was explored in Science Fiction…

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An Ion Engine will Test NASA’s Idea of Redirecting ‘Global Killer’ Asteroids

While there are plenty of things we should worry about here on Earth, the truth is that the biggest threats can come from deep space. A huge asteroid wiped out…

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NASA’s DART Mission To Test A Planetary Defense Method Against Asteroids

The Hayabusa-2 spacecraft from Japan found its way in history in April last year, after firing a bomb towards Asteroid Ryugu in their attempt to collect samples from it. But…

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