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Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 8-12-2017 | 15 comments
The asteroid known as 2012 TC4 is set to pass us by at a safe distance of 27,300 miles in October.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 7-31-2017 | 3 comments
An asteroid due to pass the Earth in October is to become a target for a planetary defense exercise.
Category: Natural World | Posted on 7-16-2017 | 14 comments
Scientists have identified a microscopic species capable of surviving almost any cataclysmic event.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 7-2-2017 | 8 comments
For the first time ever, an asteroid deflection technique for planetary defense is set to be tested out.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 6-13-2017 | 3 comments
The so-called 'first nation state in space' is about to make its first foray in to the final frontier.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 5-31-2017 | 6 comments
Scientists have found evidence to suggest that the orientation of Enceladus is not what it used to be.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 5-25-2017 | 10 comments
The iron-rich asteroid 16 Psyche is so valuable that, if mined, it would collapse the global economy.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 5-15-2017 | 6 comments
Scientists have been drilling in to the crater left behind by the asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 4-8-2017 | 0 comments
The space agency has revealed its latest list of new Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) projects.
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 3-29-2017 | 27 comments
The bizarre plan would see the world's tallest building being hung upside-down from an orbiting asteroid.