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Nuking an Asteroid Might Save the World After All

We Might Be Able to Nuke an Asteroid to Save the World After All, Study Says by Jazz Shaw | The Debrief It’s a subject that has enthralled fans of both science and science fiction for generations. An asteroid or … Continue reading

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NASA Is Working Hard to Learn How to Defend Earth from Giant Asteroids

Why Is NASA Working So Hard To Learn How To Defend The Earth From Giant Asteroids? by Michael Snyder | Activist Post Did you know that NASA is going to send a spacecraft on a suicide mission in an attempt … Continue reading

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Simulation Shows That a Giant Asteroid Could Not Be Stopped by a Nuclear Bomb

The science fiction movies may be too optimistic. Giant Asteroid on Collision Course with Earth Could Not Be Stopped by a Nuclear Bomb, NASA Simulation Shows by Virgilio Marin | Natural News An asteroid simulation exercise led by the National … Continue reading

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Solving the Puzzling Mystery of the Moons of Mars

Mars’s two moons, Phobos and Deimos, have puzzled researchers since their discovery in 1877. They are very small: Phobos’s diameter of 22 kilometers is 160 times smaller than that of our Moon, and Deimos is even smaller, with a diameter … Continue reading

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New Theory Concerning the Comet That Killed the Dinosaurs

The Comet That Killed the Dinosaurs: New Theory on Origin of the Chicxulub Impactor by Harvard University | SciTechDaily It was tens of miles wide and forever changed history when it crashed into Earth about 66 million years ago. The … Continue reading

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A Rare Asteroid Worth $10,000 Quadrillion

Researchers say new information gathered on the asteroid 16 Psyche – a 140-mile-long minor planet situated within the main asteroid belt orbiting between Mars and Jupiter – will provide astronomical scientists with a clearer view of the rare metal asteroid … Continue reading

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An Asteroid Impact Killed the Dinosaurs According to New Study

Asteroid Impact, Not Volcanic Activity, Killed the Dinosaurs, Study Finds by Chelsea Gohd | Space.com An asteroid impact, not volcanic activity, killed the dinosaurs, a new study finds. For decades, scientists have gone back and forth over exactly what caused … Continue reading

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