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Nasa: Don't panic about the 2-mile-wide asteroid which will shoot past earth on Saturday
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Nasa: Don't panic about the 2-mile-wide asteroid which will sh...

US space agency Nasa says a two-mile-wide asteroid, currently hurtling towards the earth at 40,000 miles per hour, will miss us by 16 million miles on Saturday (10 October). Nasa made the announcement in the wake of persistent rumours of various ... International Business Times UK, 6 hours ago

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How big would an asteroid have to be to wipe out all life on

Photo: NASA/Don Davis Image 1 of / 27 Caption Close Image 1 of 27 Artist's concept of a catastrophic asteroid impact with the early Earth. Photo: NASA/Don Davis Image 2 of 27 In this photo provided by ...
 San Francisco Chronicle8 hours ago Scientists refine the timing of events that killed the dinosaurs  San Francisco Chronicle1 week ago
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Corey Sinclair Deep impact: NASA tracks world-killer

Video Image Asteroids -The Good The Bad & The Ugly 51:53 Play video Once seen as the least glamorous objects in the solar system, it now looks like asteroids could hold clues to how the Earth was formed, how life began and ultimately, how it will ...
 Northern Territory News1 day ago NASA tracks world-killer  Geelong Advertiser1 day ago
The Guardian Nigeria

Astronomers intensify search for life beyond Earth

Asteroid impact… geologists have uncovered compelling evidence that an asteroid impact on Earth 66 million years ago accelerated the eruptions of volcanoes in India for hundreds of thousands of years, and that together these planet-wide ...
 The Guardian Nigeria2 days ago Deadliest Volcanic Eruptions Triggered by Asteroid Impact Drove Dinosaurs to Extinction (Video)  Before It's News4 days ago Deccan volcanism killed dinosaur: Study  Deccan Herald1 week ago Double hit of asteroid plus volcanoes killed off dinosaurs, study says  CBC1 week ago

Amammal that survived dinosaur extinction

The world had been wrecked. An asteroid impact in Mexico compounded by colossal volcanism in India 66 million years ago had killed about three-quarters of Earth's species, including the dinosaurs. But relatively soon afterward, a plucky critter that ...
 AhmedabadMirror.com2 days ago Furry, beaver-like creature thrived after dino-killing asteroid  Christian Science Monitor3 days ago Scientists discovered an ancient animal that outlived the dinosaurs' demise  Business Insider4 days ago Newly discovered beaver-like mammal took over after the dinosaurs disappeared  Before It's News4 days ago

NASA targets Venus, asteroids with potential missions

NASA this week picked five possible contenders for a relatively low-cost robotic mission to space. The five candidates from a batch of 27 include Venus, near-Earth object and asteroid operations will ultimately be whittled down to one or two that ...
 NetworkWorld1 week ago NASA Eyeing Venus, Asteroids for Next Low-Cost Robotic Mission  MSN News US1 week ago Budget NASA missions will head for asteroids or hellish Venus  New Scientist1 week ago Venus, Asteroid Proposals Advance in NASA Discovery Competition  Space News1 week ago
Tech Times

Asteroid Impact And Volcanic Eruptions Spelled Doom For Dinosaurs: Study

Asteroid or volcanoes? These are the culprits of the two most popular theories behind the extinction of the dinosaurs, but a new study says both came into play -- and that it was no coincidence. (Photo : Ian Gavan | ) Many scientists have long ...
 Tech Times6 days ago Asteroid impact, volcanoes pushed dinos to extinction  Times of India1 week ago Asteroid may have boosted volcanic eruptions prior to dinosaur extinction  ABC Online1 week ago Dinosaur extinction: Asteroid impact triggered massive volcanic eruptions at Deccan Traps  International Business Times UK1 week ago
Tech Times

Asteroid Mining Could Be Key To Safer And More Cost-Effective Mars Mission

Asteroids, a potential source of water, oxygen, and other elements, could sustain the future human journey to Mars. Private companies wanted to be part of the action through what's called asteroid mining. (Photo : NASA | Wikimedia Commons) ...
 Tech Times1 day ago How asteroids can help us reach Mars  CNN3 days ago Asteroids can help us reach Mars  CNN Money2 days ago
European Space Agency

Testing asteroid camera

Description A practical test of the navigation camera planned to guide ESA's proposed Asteroid Impact Mission around its double-asteroid target. Many of the thousands of visitors to ESA's ESTEC technical heart in Noordwijk, the Netherlands, last ...
 European Space Agency2 days ago Scientists to see if they can...  DailyNews724.com3 days ago Scientists To Crash Spacecraft Into Asteroid: How This Could Save Earth In the Future  Tech Times5 days ago Scientists to test Earth-saving theory  Sky News Australia1 week ago

Nasa consults US Navy sub force to prepare for Mars voyage

Nasa is taking a bigger interest in human behavior issues as it pursues the capability to send humans to an asteroid by 2025 and to Mars in the 2030s Human Exploration Research Analog habitat at Johnson Space Center in Houston. Nasa, which is ...
 Livemint.com2 days ago Nasa reveals it is working with NASA to work out how astronauts can cope with long missions  Capital Bay3 days ago How to survive the long trip to Mars? Ask a submariner.  Washington Post4 days ago NASA Contemplates Manned Mission To Mars, Consults U.S. Navy  IMPO4 days ago
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