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Asteroid to have a Very Close Encounter with Earth on Sunday

An asteroid the size of a whale will be getting a little too close for comfort on Sunday Nasa has reported. At it’s closest point, the asteroid is expected to be ten times closer to Earth than the moon or … Continue reading »

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NASA’s Asteroid – Capture Mission May Test New Method To Defend Earth

NASA’s plan to park an asteroid near the moon may also test out a new way to protect Earth from dangerous space rocks. Last year, NASA announced that it intends to tow a near – earth asteroid into a stable lunar orbit, where … Continue reading »

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