Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 800 results for "Asteroid"

Astroquizzical: Where Did The Nickel And Iron In Asteroids Come From?

If the asteroid belt is formed of pieces of the early solar system that didn't form a planet, and nickel & iron are mostly in the cores of planets, where did the nickel-iron asteroids
 Forbes.com1 week ago

Congress approves Space Act, paves way for private companies to own resources mined from asteroids

The stuff of science fiction is about to be U.S. law after Congress approved the Space Act on Monday, paving the way for private companies to own any natural resources they manage to mine from asteroids. With potentially trillions of dollars at ...
 Washington Times1 week ago Congress OKs Space Act, paves way for companies to own resources mined from asteroids  PrisonPlanet1 week ago

NASA plans a hitchhike across the galaxy. Here's how

This artist concept shows Comet Hitchhiker, an idea for traveling between asteroids and comets using a harpoon and tether system. Photograph: NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration scientists have designed the concept of a spacecraft that would hitch rides on comets and asteroids by spearing them with tethers. Comet Hitchhiker is a concept for orbiting and landing on comets and asteroids using the kinetic energy -- the energy of motion -- of these small bodies. "Hitchhiking a ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

U.S. opens door to space mining but spurs international-law worries

U.S. President Barack Obama signed legislation on Wednesday providing a framework for space companies to mine ore from asteroids and other bodies, but legal critics are worried the measure could lead to violations of international law. The gives any ...
 CBC3 days ago
Silicon Republic

Barack Obama: Finders keepers still the rule in space

If you spot an asteroid you like the look of, you can head up into space and claim it as yours, for now, after the US drew down rules to encourage commercial space exploration and utilisation. The post appeared first on Silicon… If you spot an ...
 MyInforms4 days ago
Gizmodo India

American Asteroid Mining Is Now Absolutely Authorized

Nobody has managed to pluck priceless minerals from an asteroid fairly but, however once they do, the authorized framework will probably be firmly in place: earlier at this time, President Obama signed the US Business Area Launch Competitiveness Act ...
 Amazonbug.com4 days ago American Asteroid Mining Is Now Fully Legal  Gizmodo4 days ago
Design & Trend

New Mining Law Will Spearhead Gold Rush In Outer Space

(Photo : /Handout) NASA's Asteroid Redirect Mission has changed focus. A new mining law in the U.S. allows American companies to keep resources they mine in space. Called the Commercial Space Launch Act, it has received both negative criticism ...
 Design & Trend25 minutes ago Asteroid Mining Act May Violate International Treaty, Is Potentially Dangerous And Illegal  MyInforms12 hours ago U.S. Space Mining Law Is Potentially Dangerous And Illegal: How Asteroid Mining Act May Violate International Treaty  Tech Times2 days ago New U.S. space mining law may violate international treaty  UPI3 days ago

NASA will be looking for gold on asteroids

Another amazing project launches the U.S. space Agency. NASA experts are going to look for gold and other minerals on asteroids. For this purpose already created by the original telescope, and the project cost is estimated at several million ...
 RIN.ru6 days ago NASA prepares to launch an Orion and three Cubesats to deep space in three years  Examiner.com2 days ago The Ins and Outs of NASA's First Launch of SLS and Orion  Space Fellowship2 days ago The Ins & Outs of NASA's First Launch of SLS & Orion  Product Design and Development3 hours ago

Astronomers contend comet fragments best reason of puzzling dimming star

Was it a inauspicious collision in a star's asteroid belt? A hulk impact that disrupted a circuitously planet? A dry cloud of stone and debris? A family of comets violation apart? Or was it visitor megastructures built to collect a star's energy? ...
 Fresh Ghana.com4 days ago Iowa State astronomers say comet fragments best explanation of mysterious dimming star  HealthMediciNet.com4 days ago Comet fragments best explanation of mysterious dimming star  Space Daily4 days ago Strange Star Likely Swarmed by Comets  Scientific Computing4 hours ago
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts


Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
Related Queries - Asteroid
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
More     Less