Tag: Asteroid

Barack Obama signs US CSLCA to legalize asteroid mining

So far, we haven’t heard of any space miner plucking valuable minerals form an asteroid or any other celestial body. However, if anyone wishes...

Scientists present new theory about extinction of dinosaurs

A new study published in the journal Science this Thursday suggests that the comet or asteroid that crashed onto the Earth’s surface 66 million...

NASA planning to send low cost robots to Venus and Asteroids

Asteroids and Venus has topped the list of destinations for future planetary explorations by NASA. According to an announcement made by the space agency...

NASA shifts focus from mars, begins work on a crazy asteroid mission

NASA, right now, is focusing more on its new project called the Asteroid Redirect Mission or ARM. It might surprise many, but it’s true...

NASA wants a boulder for ARM project

NASA is planning to use a boulder from an asteroid as a test for Earth’s defense systems. The boulder will serve as a propeller...

Astronomers discovers asteroid-comet hybrid Chariklo boasting surprise rings system

Earlier, only four entities in our solar system were known to possess rings; all of them are planets. Saturn is obviously the most prominent...

Say BYE BYE to giant Asteroid 2004 BL86 and its tiny moon

A huge asteroid will fly past Earth on January 26, the event is being regarded as the closest pass of such giant body till...

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