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Asteroid that flew past Earth has its own mini moon

The first radar images of a huge asteroid that safely flew past Earth show that the space rock has its own small moon, NASA scientists say. The asteroid 2004 BL86 made its closest approach on......

Earth's near encounter with asteroid on Friday

An asteroid, about half the size of a football field, will pass in close proximity to Earth, closer than the orbits of some geosynchronous satellites, on Friday night. The asteroid called "2012......

270m Asteroid Apophis to whiz past Earth today

Apophis, an asteroid with an estimated diameter of almost three football fields (270m), will make its close approach to Earth this week. Slooh Space Camera will cover its near-approach on January......

PHOTOS: 34-km-wide asteroid flies past earth

Thirty four-km-wide Eros, the second largest near-earth asteroid, had a fly by of earth and can now be seen in the constellations Leo, Sextans and Hydra. Asteroid 433 Eros (1898 DQ), also known as......

The bus-sized asteroid that nearly hit earth!

An asteroid the size of a tour bus zipped past the Earth in a flyby so close that it was nearer to the planet than some satellites, National Aeronautics and Space Administration scientists have......

Fly to moon, for $100 million!

The company that pioneered commercial space travel by sending 'tourists' up to the International Space Station is planning a new mission: rocketting people around the far side of the moon.The price......
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NASA's asteroid mission sets eyes on Mars

In a statement, NASA also announced that it has increased the detection of near-Earth asteroids by 65 percent since launching its asteroid... ...

http://post.jagran.com/nasas-asteroid-mission-sets-eyes-on-mars-1427365453
NASA to capture boulder from near-Earth asteroid during Asteroid Redirect Mission

NASA has recently announced that it plans to capture a boulder from the surface of a near-Earth asteroid and put it into a stable orbit around the... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/nasa-to-capture-boulder-from-near-earth-asteroid-during-asteroid-redirect-mission-news-international-pd0nJphcggfdj.html
Largest ever asteroid impact occurred in Australia

A largest asteroid impact has been discovered in Australia which is 250 miles in diameter forming two deep scars in the earth's crust. The research... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/largest-ever-asteroid-impact-occurred-in-australia/1/425688.html
1,000 m wide mammoth asteroid set to skim past Earth on Friday at 23,000 mph

A 1,000 m wide mammoth asteroid, which is travelling at more than 23,000 mph in space, is predicted to skim past Earth on Friday. If the asteroid... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/1000-m-wide-mammoth-asteroid-set-to-skim-past-earth-on-friday-at-23000-mph-news-international-pdzlJkgfcfecj.html
Jupiter may have destroyed first generation of planets

may have swept through the early solar system like a wrecking ball, destroying any newly-formed super-Earths by driving them into the Sun, a new... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/world/jupiter-may-have-destroyed-first-generation-of-planets.html

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