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NASA Is Planning To Land On An Asteroid Worth $10,000 Million Billion!

Get Psyched: NASA Announces Mission to Asteroid Worth Quadrill...

The mission, proposed in2014, would send a NASA spacecraft toPsyche, running tests tolearn more aboutthe history and composition ofthe celestial body. That information will undoubtedly be interesting tospace fans and useful toastronomers, butthe ... Sputnik, 9 hours ago
NASA to explore metal asteroid worth $10,000 quadrillion San Francisco Chronicle, 14 hours ago

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Asteroid Hunting: Delay in NASA NEOCam launch worries astronomers

NASA's Discovery Program recently declared that two of its space missions would be launched in the 2020s and they will fly by asteroids. The Near-Earth Object Camera (NEOCam) is a mission proposed to NASA to find potentially hazardous ...
 International Business Times India15 hours ago Asteroid Hunters Worried About NASA's NEOCam Launch  Science World Report1 day ago No Launch for NASA's NEOCam Worries Asteroid Hunters  Seeker4 days ago
Science World Report

Dinosaurs Were Killed By Sulfuric Acid Clouds That Made Earth Dark And Cold

03:20 AM EST Sulfuric acid clouds that formed in the wake of an asteroid collision 66 million years ago led to the extinction of dinosaurs. (Photo : Anselmo La Manna/YouTube screenshot) Tiny droplets of sulfuric acid had formed high up in ...
 Science World Report18 hours ago Dinosaur Extinction: Sulphuric Acid Clouds Killed Dinosaurs  News18.com1 day ago Sulphuric acid clouds caused darkness, cold, killing dinosaurs  Economic Times2 days ago
SpaceFlight Insider

NASA delays contract awards for asteroid mission spacecraft

The Asteroid Redirect Vehicle, part of NASA's Asteroid Initiative concept, is shown traveling to lunar orbit using its solar electric propulsion system in this artist's concept. Image Credit: NASA NASA is delaying contracts and other awards for ...
 SpaceFlight Insider15 hours ago Space News: NASA Delays Contract Awards for Asteroid Redirect Mission Amid Budget Uncertainty  ExecutiveBiz4 days ago Asteroid missions face delays and restructuring  Space News5 days ago NASA Asteroid Missions Face Delays and Restructuring  Linked Local Network3 days ago

NASA approves mission to explore iron-rich asteroid "16 Psyche"

NASA has approved a mission to explore 16 Psyche, an iron-rich asteroid whose contents are said to be worth over 100-thousand times the value of the entire world economy. The mission, proposed in 2014, would send a NASA spacecraft to Psyche, running tests to ...
 News on Air23 hours ago NASA To Explore Asteroid 16 Psyche That Contains Iron Worth $10,000 Quadrillion [Video]  Inquisitr11 hours ago Step Aside Iron Man, NASA's Going to Explore a Strange Iron World  Seeker1 week ago

New computer simulation reveals grislier extinction for dinosaurs

Illustration of asteroid hitting Earth. Image: muratart/Shutterstock A new computer simulation investigating the extinction of the dinosaurs has found that it wasn't dust and cold that killed the dinosaurs, but sulphuric acid and extreme cold. ...
 Silicon Republic1 day ago
New Zealand Herald

Asteroid slips through Earth's defences

A highrise-sized asteroid slipped quietly past the Earth yesterday, twice as close as the moon. We didn't see it coming. Now designated 2017 AG13, the 10-storey (25-35m) tall space rock was spotted late Sunday by the Catalina Sky Survey. It was ...
 New Zealand Herald2 days ago Giant asteroid zoomed terrifyingly close to Earth and we didn't see it coming  New York Post1 week ago Asteroid 2017 AG13 slips through Earth's defences  New Zealand Herald1 week ago Near-miss as asteroid grazes earth  NewsMail1 week ago
Christian Science Monitor

Another near miss: Is Earth ready for an incoming asteroid?

— Two days. That's how much warning astronomers had that asteroid 2017 AG13 was coming. Barely enough time to call up Bruce Willis. Discovered on Saturday, 2017 AG13 passed between Earth and the moon on Monday morning. At an estimated 36 to 111 ...
 Christian Science Monitor1 week ago An asteroid just flew by Earth about 50% closer than the moon, and we barely saw it coming  Business Insider1 week ago An asteroid just flew by Earth nearly twice as close as the moon, and we barely saw it coming  Yahoo! Finance1 week ago An asteroid just flew by Earth 2 times closer than the moon — and we barely saw it coming  Yahoo! Finance UK and Ireland1 week ago

Asteroid buzzes Earth

Live How close? Newfound asteroid buzzes Earth Jan. 11, 2017 - 5:42 - Four4Four Science: Earth's close shave with newfound asteroid; stomach grown in petri dish could boost medical knowledge, the real center of America, the benefits of
 FOXNews.com6 days ago Close Call! An Asteroid Whizzed Past Earth at an Alarmingly Close Distance  NatureWorldNews.com6 days ago Close shave as asteroid flies past Earth  IT-Online1 week ago Giant asteroid flew past Earth closer that the moon  ITechPost1 week ago

'Big chill' due to acid clouds likely killed dinosaurs

Formation of sulphuric acid clouds after the well known asteroid impact may have blocked the sunlight and resulted in long-lasting cooling, leading to the extinction of dinosaurs 66 million years ago, a new study suggests. Death of the dinosaurs started the ...
 Business Standard2 days ago Big chill killed dinosaurs  AhmedabadMirror.com1 day ago Here is what might have caused the death of l...  Dotemirates.com3 days ago
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