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Dinosaurs could have avoided mass extinction if the killer ast...

All species inevitably go extinct and the history of life on Earth is one of constant turnover Business Standard, 1 week ago

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Hubble sees nearby asteroids photobombing distant galaxies

Photobombing asteroids from our solar system have snuck their way into this deep image of the universe taken by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope. These asteroids reside roughly 160 million miles from Earth, yet they've horned their way into this picture of ...
 Science Daily2 weeks ago NASA's Hubble captures distant galaxies as asteroids photobomb them - See pics  Zee News2 weeks ago Asteroids photobomb Hubble's galaxy pictures: NASA  Business Standard2 weeks ago

Asteroid 2012 TC4 flew ‘damn close’ to Earth today - but how prepared are we for a strike? 

he explosion was estimated to have had a force greater than 30 Hiroshima nuclear bombs, according to Nasa scientists, and the shock wave was so powerful it travelled twice around the world. The 1908 Tunguska event The largest recorded asteroid incident is the ...
 The Telegraph UK1 month ago NASA spacecraft zips past Earth on way to asteroid Bennu  Business Standard1 month ago NASA's asteroid-bound spacecraft flies by Earth  Prokerala1 month ago NASA's asteroid-bound spacecraft slingshots past Earth  Zee News1 month ago
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Asteroid the size of a house narrowly misses Earth

Video provided by Nine News An asteroid the size of a house flew past our planet this morning, narrowly missing the ring of communications satellites orbiting at 22,236 miles above the Earth's surface. The asteroid, known as 2012 TC4, is estimated to be 45 to ...
 MSN India1 month ago Asteroid the size of a house approaching Earth  Rediff.com1 month ago

Two-in-one! NASA's Hubble spots 'unusual' binary asteroid with features of a comet

Hubble was used to image the asteroid in September 2016 just before the asteroid made its closest approach to the Sun. Image courtesy: NASA, ESA, and J. DePasquale and Z. Levay (STScI) New Delhi: NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has been instrumental in ...
 Zee News1 month ago Hubble spots unique binary asteroid with comet-like features  DNA1 month ago Unique type of object discovered in our solar system  Science Daily1 month ago Hubble Telescope spots unique binary asteroid with comet-like features  Business Standard1 month ago

NASA spots 'interstellar object' passing through solar system

In a first, NASA scientists have discovered an "interstellar object" - a small asteroid or comet that appears to have originated from outside the solar system, coming from somewhere else in our galaxy. The object designated A/2017 U1 is less than a 400 metres ...
 DNA3 weeks ago 'Interstellar object' passing through solar system spotted  Sify3 weeks ago

The Times of India shared a link.

Asteroids found orbiting each other between Mars, Jupiter
 Current News India1 month ago

Asteroid responsible for dinosaur deaths could help fight cancer

Scientists have demonstrated that iridium a rare metal delivered to Earth by the asteroid can be used to kill cancer without harming healthy cells. Representational image London: A 10-km wide asteroid that wiped out dinosaurs when it crashed into the Earth ...
 Zee News2 weeks ago Metal from dinosaur-killing asteroid can destroy cancer cells  Business Standard2 weeks ago Asteroid that killed dinos could help fight cancer  Prokerala2 weeks ago Iridium-based Cancer Therapy Selectively Targets Cancer Cells  Med India1 week ago

Small asteroid set to pass safely by Earth tomorrow: Experts

Experts say the asteroid poses no risk of impact with Earth
 Business Standard1 month ago Small asteroid set to flyby Earth  DNA1 month ago Small asteroid to zoom past Earth on Thursday, says NASA  Zee News1 month ago Largest asteroid in century to pass by Earth at distance of 7 mn km today  Business Standard2 months ago

Dinosaur-killing asteroid cooled Earth more than thought

The Chicxulub asteroid impact - that wiped out the dinosaurs 66 million years ago - likely released climate-altering sulphur and cooled the Earth far more than originally thought, a study has found.The research makes a more refined estimate of how much ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
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