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Giant Asteroid Florence Cruised Past Earth in a Near Miss Encounter

September 1 will be considered as one of most thrilling days in the History of Earth’s space science as on this day a very big and gigantic asteroid came very close to Earth in...
OSIRIS-REx

NASA OSIRIS-REx Set Out Space-Hunt for Earth-Trojan Asteroid

A NASA-owned and operated spacecraft has started its space-hunt for a mysterious type of close-to-Earth celestial object called Earth-Trojan asteroids on Thursday, 9th February 2017. Dubbed as OSIRIS-Rex, the spacecraft will spend almost two...
Radio Telescope ‘Arecibo Observatory’ Films a Fast-Moving, Peanut-Like Asteroid

Radio Telescope ‘Arecibo Observatory’ Films a Fast-Moving, Peanut-Like Asteroid

The huge Radio Telescope called ‘Arecibo Observatory’, intended for searching radio signals from extraterrestrial lives has filmed a faster-moving, peanut-like space rock. The asteroid called “2015 BN509” is spotted moving at a faster pace...
Saturn May Be Steering Away Asteroids from Earth: Study

Saturn May Be Steering Away Asteroids from Earth: Study

In a first-of-its-kind effort to decipher the conundrum if Jovian bodies protect habitable planets from the harsh impacts catastrophic events, scientists have found “Saturn,” instead of “Jupiter” to be the “hero” of the entire...
Asteroid deflection System

Scientists Soon To Develop Asteroid Deflective Methods for Avoiding Apocalypse

The crash of a massive asteroid is one of the most potential causes for earth’s future demolition and scientists across the globe are cornering the higher possibility of Apocalypse soon. However, now the situation...
asteroid 2017 bx

A Bus-Massed Asteroid ‘2017 BX’ To Get Ahead Of Earth and Moon Today

An asteroid holding a school bus sized mass will get ahead of our mother planet tonight, noticed the scientists. The bus-sized asteroid – dubbed as “2017 BX” will pass between earth and the moon...
NASA Psyches Up for Sending Space Probe to Explore $10,000 Quadrillion-Worth Metal-Rich Asteroid Mystery

NASA Psyches Up for Sending Space Probe to Explore $10,000 Quadrillion-Worth Metal-Rich Asteroid Mystery

The most-massive asteroid ‘16 Psyche’, named after a primordial Greek goddess, is counted among the most inexplicable celestial objects in the entire astral system. With a metal-rich configuration and nearly 200 kilometer-long diameters, the...
Asteroid Redirect Mission

Uncertainty of Budget Is Hindering NASA’s Contract and Awards for Asteroid Redirect Mission (ARM)

NASA seems to be unfortunate enough to carry out its contract and awards for Asteroid Redirect Mission (ARM). The award which was scheduled to be given earlier this year is postponed to few more...
Asteroid 2017 AG13

Asteroid ‘2017 AG13’ Gave Earth a ‘Semi-Close Shear’

It was about to crash into the earth, and fortunately, we survived! A previously detected Asteroid, which holds a supermassive mass, recently had a close encounter with Earth. The supermassive Space rock, which is almost...

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