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Two Swedish craters are the first evidence of binary asteroid hitting Earth

Two Swedish craters are the first evidence of binary asteroid ...

Unknown The Swedish Lockne crater, 7.5 km wide and MÃ¥lingen, about 0.7 km, were caused both by the shock of a double asteroid, an object made up of about 600 m and a smaller 150 m . Both came after the explosion of a massive asteroid collision ..., 1 day ago
458m years old cosmic catastrophes in Sweden The Nation Pakistan, 5 days ago

BRIEF: Local satellite firm upbeat despite destroyed rocket [The Seattle Times :: ]

Oct. 29--Planetary Resources, the Redmond asteroid-mining company whose first test satellite was destroyed when an Orbital Sciences But the company put an upbeat spin on the setback that blew up its small Arkyd 3 satellite, which would have ...
 BusinessWeek2 days ago Local satellite firm upbeat despite destroyed rocket [The Seattle Times]  TMC Net1 day ago

Six Degrees Of Asteroid Data Separation

Anyone who hated mathematics and statistics at school has probably turned something of a deaf ear on all this talk of data analytics. The second breath in any conversation centering on big data, today we know that data analytics is the term the IT ...
 Forbes.com3 days ago
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Learning to spacewalk on Mars, under a swimming pool

Learning to do spacewalk to explore the Moon, asteroids and Mars is not easy. First you have to go underwater, wearing a full spacesuit. Like this diver from France. Here are some breathtaking pictures of Jerome Vincent, National Diving School ...
 India Today4 days ago CBS Sci-Tech: Underwater "space" walk  CBS News6 days ago
New Scientist

Asteroid miners to launch first private space telescope

It may be one small step but it could be a giant leap for the commercial exploitation of space. On 27 October, private space company Planetary Resources hopes to place its first spacecraft into Earth orbit, the first step towards its goal of mining ...
 New Scientist6 days ago Who owns space?  PhysOrg.com1 week ago U.S. Is Still Lost in Space  Bloomberg View20 hours ago Forum highlights technology tested on Space Station for deep space exploration  EurekAlert!2 days ago

Researchers study distances from Earth, the use of nuclear weapons to destroy anticipated asteroids

On Feb. 15, 2013, an asteroid exploded over Russia that was believed to be 19 meters in diameter. The asteroid struck the city of Chelyabinsk and injured more than 1,000 people, according to The Chelyabinsk asteroid caused panic around ...
 Individual.com1 week ago House-sized asteroid 2014 RC passes close to Earth  India Today1 month ago House-sized asteroid flew past Earth, says NASA  First Post.com1 month ago Earth had a close shave with a 'house-sized' asteroid, says Nasa  One India1 month ago

Astronomers found 'grooves' on dark side of Lutetia

Astronomers recently observed "grooves" on the dark side of Lutetia, an asteroid encountered by ESA's Rosetta spacecraft that provides evidence of a large impact crater on the asteroid.
 Zee News3 weeks ago Astronomers found 'grooves' on dark side of Lutetia  Business Standard3 weeks ago
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NASA invites public to submit messages for asteroid mission time capsule

NASA is inviting the worldwide public to submit short messages and images on social media that could be placed in a time capsule aboard a spacecraft launching to an asteroid in 2016. Called the Origins-Spectral Interpretation-Resource ...
 Travelio.net4 days ago NASA wants your tweets, pics for asteroid mission time capsule  Business Standard1 month ago NASA wants your tweets, images for asteroid mission  India Today1 month ago NASA asteroid mission 2016 invites public to submit messages on social media  IndiaTV News1 month ago

NASA will 'fail to find 90pc of potentially dangerous asteroids' by 2020

h Objects and Mitigate Hazards, by Paul Martin, has revealed that the agency has identified only about 10 percent of all asteroids 140 metres and larger, so far and given its current pace and resources, they will fail to meet the goal ordered by Congress ...
 Business Standard1 month ago NASA's hunt for dangerous asteroids falls short: Report  Zee News1 month ago NASA's hunt for dangerous asteroids falls short, report shows  DNA1 month ago Finding the Right Rocks  Space News3 days ago

How students from Delhi school discovered 2 asteroids

Four students from city schools have discovered two unknown asteroids, which is set to be placed in the global minor body catalogue maintained by the International Astronomical Union in Paris. Aryan Mishra and Keerti Vardhan, two class IX students of Chinmaya ...
 DNA2 months ago City students discover 2 new asteroids  Asian Age2 months ago Two asteroids discovered by school students of Delhi  Daily Bhaskar2 months ago New Delhi: Team of students discovers two new asteroids  First Post.com2 months ago
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