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Near-Earth asteroid held together by weak force
• Discovery suggests better ways to deflect an incoming space rock COHESIVE forces help hold together rubble-pile asteroids when forces strong enough to overwhelm gravity are applied — shown here in a computer simulation. One of the most ...
 The Guardian Nigeria1 week ago
International Business Times Australia
Potentially Dangerous Asteroid 1950 DA is Nothing But A Cosmic Rubble Pile: Scientists on Their Way to Protect Earth [Watch Video]
The strange asteroid 1950 DA that has generated interest across the world has allowed the scientists to discover strategies which would protect the Earth from a potential negative impact. According to the report by the Hufftington Post, asteroid ...
 International Business Times Australia1 week ago
After Words: William Burrows, "The Asteroid Threat: Defending Our Planet from Deadly Near-Earth Objects," hosted by Arlin Crotts, Columbia University
About the Program The award-winning journalist and NYU professor emeritus details several recent near-collisions between earth and asteroids. He discusses the likelihood of impact in the near future and what, if anything, can be done to defend ...
 Booktv1 week ago
Study of Asteroid Holds Key To Earth's Future
Scientists have discovered the forces that keep a near-Earth asteroid, 1950 DA, from breaking apart, according to a research published in Nature. The asteroid, considered by NASA a potential threat to the Earth, is a fast-rotating pile of debris ...
 Space Daily1 week ago
Science: Scientists studying asteroid near Earth
Share this: Moscow, Russia — Scientists have discovered the forces that keep a near-Earth asteroid, 1950 DA, from breaking apart, according to a research published in Nature. The asteroid, considered by NASA a potential threat to the Earth, is ...
 Manila Bulletin1 week ago
How to protect Earth from potentially hazardous asteroids
mpact. Researchers studied the near-Earth asteroid 1950 DA and discovered that the body, which rotates so quickly it defies gravity, is held together by cohesive forces, called van der Waals, never before detected on an asteroid. The findings have potential ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
What's holding 'gravity-defying' near-Earth asteroid together revealed
id 1950 DA and discovered that the body, which was rotating faster than the breakup limit for its density that it defies gravity, has been held together by interparticle cohesive forces, called van der Waals, never before detected on an asteroid. In fact, the ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
Science Daily
Forces that hold rapidly spinning near-Earth asteroid together discovered
Astronomers studied near-Earth asteroid 1950 DA and discovered that the body, which rotates extremely quickly, is held together by cohesive forces called van der Waals, never detected before on an asteroid. This is a asteroid 1950 DA. Credit: NASA [Click to ...
 Science Daily2 weeks ago
What`s holding `gravity-defying` near-Earth asteroid together revealed
A new study has helped scientists uncover the forces that are keeping the near-Earth asteroid from breaking apart and potentially protecting Earth from a massive asteroid impact. Researchers at UT studied near-Earth asteroid 1950 DA and discovered that the ...
 Zee News2 weeks ago
Huffington Post
New 'Beast' Asteroid Images Show Near-Earth Space Rock In Amazing Detail
The nature of "The Beast" has been revealed. NASA researchers bounced radio signals off the huge near-Earth asteroid 2014 HQ124 , nicknamed "The Beast" by some, as it whizzed by Earth on Sunday (June 8), just six weeks after it was discovered. The resulting ...
 Huffington Post2 months ago
Sott.net
Scientists discover how to manipulate memories and erase fear
MorgueFile Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have made an astonishing breakthrough: they believe that they now have the ability to erase feelings of fear or anxiety.The researchers discovered which brain circuits attach ...
 Sott.net2 days ago
Science: Scientists studying asteroid near Earth
Moscow, Russia — Scientists have discovered the forces that keep a near-Earth asteroid, 1950 DA, from breaking apart, according to a research published in Nature. The asteroid, considered by NASA a potential threat to the Earth, is a ...
 Yahoo Philippines News1 week ago
How to protect Earth from potentially hazardous asteroids
Analysis of one of the most infamous near-Earth asteroids has allowed scientists to discover how best to protect Earth from a potential impact. Researchers studied the near-Earth asteroid 1950 DA and discovered that the body, which rotates so quickly it ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago

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