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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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Here Are Our Options For Stopping A Killer Asteroid

Massive asteroid heading our way? We have options, apparently. Just how viable they are -- well, let's hope we never have to find out. The American... ...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/07/01/how-to-stop-an-asteroid_n_7707926.html?utm_hp_ref=weird-news&ir=Weird+News
Scientists Warn That Asteroid Tsunami Could Kill Thousands In UK

Experts at Southampton University warned that Britain is at risk from an asteroid tsunami that could kill lakhs of people residing at coastal... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Scientists-Warn-That-Asteroid-Tsunami-Could-Kill-Thousands-In-UK/2015/06/30/article2895258.ece
Pyramid Shaped Structure On Dwarf Planet Ceres + 9 Signs That Say Aliens Might Exist

The life of NASA scientists is full of surprises. Once again, they have been baffled by Ceres - the largest asteroid between Mars and Jupiter -... ...

http://www.indiatimes.com/news/world/9-signs-that-lead-you-to-believe-aliens-might-exist-234000.html
Scientists to use nuclear weapons to destroy Asteroids

NASA has collaborated with the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) to work together on the possibility of destroying hazardous... ...

http://www.topnews.in/scientists-use-nuclear-weapons-destroy-asteroids-2402619
A Space lawyer explains how we'll forge a civil society off Earth

By: Alissa Walker Without even looking a century or so ahead when we'll take a Virgin Galactic flight to spend our summers on Europa, there are... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/science/a-space-lawyer-explains-how-well-forge-a-civil-society-off-earth/articleshow/47767759.cms

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