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 872 results for "Asteroid"

Small asteroid found orbiting Earth

Video: New asteroid found orbiting Earth

Astronomers have found a new object that they say has been orbiting Earth for a century or so. The asteroid about 40 to 100 meters in diameter, behaves as Earth's quasi-satellite, Sky and Telescope The asteroid "loops around our planet, but never ... Austin American Statesman, 20 hours ago
Asteroid 2005 YU55 Jet Propulsion Laboratory, 4 days ago
Small asteroid discovered orbiting Earth News, 1 week ago

626 images for Asteroid

Before It's News, 18 hours ago
Financial Express, 2 days ago
Before It's News, 2 days ago
Indian Express, 2 days ago
Labmate Online, 2 days ago
Before It's News, 2 days ago
Space News, 4 days ago
NDTV, 1 week ago
Before It's News, 3 days ago
Cosmos Magazine, 14 hours ago

The Asteroid That Killed The Dinosaurs May Have Helped Create New Life

A group of international scientists has just finished collecting samples from the crater formed by the asteroid that is widely blamed for the extinction of the dinosaurs. The project, they believe, could help explain how life on earth recovered ...
 VICE News1 hour ago Asteroid that killed off dinosaurs almost eradicated mammals too  Silicon Republic1 week ago Asteroid That Killed Dinosaurs Almost Wiped Out Mammal Species: Study  NDTV1 week ago You lucky creatures! Mammals only JUUUST survived asteroid that killed dinosaurs  The Register1 week ago
World Economic Forum

The dinosaurs weren't the only species destroyed by the asteroid

The prehistoric asteroid that destroyed the dinosaurs nearly extinguished mammals as well. A study by researchers at the Milner Centre for Evolution published in the Journal of Evolutionary Biology showed that more than 93% of mammals became ...
 World Economic Forum7 hours ago The Asteroid That Killed The Dinosaurs Almost Got Us, Too  Vocativ5 days ago This 90-second animation will change your perception of the human body  Business Insider India6 days ago The asteroid that obliterated the dinosaurs came uncomfortably close to wiping out mammals too  Business Insider Malaysia1 week ago
Cosmos Magazine

Asteroid barrage warmed young Earth and encouraged life

An artistic illustration showing how the early Earth might have looked under bombardment, with circular impact features dotting the daylight side while hot lava glows on the night side. Simone Marchi (SwRI) A 300-million-year barrage of comets ...
 Cosmos Magazine14 hours ago Asteroid Impacts a Possible Solution to "Faint Young Sun Paradox"  Space Daily2 days ago Asteroid Day and Nigeria's importance - Part 1  The Guardian Nigeria5 days ago SwRI team finds a possible solution to faint young Sun paradox in primordial asteroid impacts  Southwest Research Institute5 days ago

Marking Asteroid Day to inspire science learners

ASTEROID Day is marked on 30th June, but many people are not aware of it as there are no specific activities to commemorate the international event. Unfortunately, as the day draws nearer, we have not head preparations taking place and as usual, the ...
 Daily News TSN8 hours ago Learn about asteroids on Friday at Texas Museum of Science & Technology  Austin American Statesman19 hours ago Tanzania: Marking Asteroid Day to Inspire Science Learners(Daily News)  AllAfrica.com6 hours ago

Earth gets a new moon

Our planet has a new moon. It's called 2016 HO3, and it was discovered in April by the Pan-STARRS 1 asteroid survey telescope in Hawaii, according to the Huffington Post. Unlike those approaching objects in "Armageddon" and "Double Impact," ...
 WCVB.com1 day ago

Asteroid That Wiped Out Dinosaurs Nearly Killed Us Mammals Too

An asteroid hit the earth 66 million years ago and nearly damaged mammals, yet a few survived and managed to adapt. By Staff Writer | Jun 25, 2016 12:02 PM EDT The flow of material inside and outside a crater called Aelia on the surface of the ...
 Hngn.com3 days ago Blame it on the asteroid  The Hindu1 week ago Dinosaur Extinction Asteroid Almost Wiped Out Mammals Too Suggests New Study  Huffington Post UK1 week ago Dinosaur Asteroid Wiped Out Nearly All the World's Mammals Too  Yahoo! UK and Ireland1 week ago
Indian Express

Global hunt for asteroids

28 June 2016, New Delhi, PTI The overall purpose of the Asteroid Grand Challenge (AGC), is to encourage students to identify and document asteroids in order to study them. Discovering a new planet or having an extra-terrestrial object ...
 Millennium Post21 hours ago PTI - ASTEROID 2 LAST  Namibia Press Agency2 days ago PTI - ASTEROID - School children from India join global hunt for asteroids  Namibia Press Agency2 days ago Asteroid Hunt by Indian Students under AIASC 2016, conducted by SPACE  India Education Diary.in2 days ago

Natural quasicrystals may be the result of collisions between objects in the asteroid belt

News From
 National Science Foundation4 days ago Earth has a tiny tagalong, and no, it's not a moon  Science News Online4 days ago Asteroid found to be quasi-satellite of Earth  SPACE REPORTER4 days ago Did Asteroid Crash Cause Earth's Rarest Structure?  Epoch Times6 days ago
Science World Report

Earth May Have A Tiny Second Moon, NASA Says

Astronomers have recently discovered a tiny asteroid quasi-satellite that revolves around the sun on a similar orbit like the Earth. Our planet's miniscule companion has been around for nearly a century and may continue to hang around for the next ...
 Hngn.com6 days ago Earth Has Three Celestial Buddies, According To Astronomers  Science World Report1 week ago NASA have discovered new asteroid orbiting earth  Nine MSN1 week ago NASA Astronomers Discover Earth's New Asteroid Companion  Science World Report1 week ago
Prev | Next
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