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Deep space communications via faraway photons
PHYS.ORG A spacecraft destined to explore a unique asteroid will also test new communication hardware that uses lasers instead of radio waves. 29 minutes
Samples brought back from asteroid reveal 'rubble pile' had a violent past
PHYS.ORG Curtin University planetary scientists have shed some light on the evolution of asteroids, which may help prevent future collisions of an incoming 'rubble pile'... 29 minutes
Number of undiscovered near-Earth asteroids revised downward
PHYS.ORG Fewer large near-Earth asteroids (NEAs) remain to be discovered than astronomers thought, according to a new analysis by planetary scientist Alan W. Harris of MoreData! in La Canada, California. Harris is presenting his results... 1 hour
small asteroid to swoosh by earth on thursday Small Asteroid to Swoosh by Earth on Thursday
ASTRO WATCH A newly discovered near-Earth object (NEO), known as 2017 TD6, is slated to pass by our planet on Thursday, October... 13 hours
A solar-powered asteroid nursery at the orbit of Mars
PHYS.ORG The planet Mars shares its orbit with a handful of small asteroids, the so-called Trojans. Among them, one finds a unique group, all moving in very similar orbits, suggesting that... 14 hours
Scientists dig into the origin of organics on Ceres
PHYS.ORG Since NASA's Dawn spacecraft detected localized organic-rich material on Ceres, Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) has been digging into the data to explore different scenarios for its origin. After considering the... 15 hours
Scientists dig into the origin of organics on dwarf planet Ceres
SCIENCE DAILY Since NASA's Dawn spacecraft detected localized organic-rich material on Ceres, scientists have been digging into the data to explore different scenarios for its origin. After considering... 15 hours
small asteroid passes very close to earth Small Asteroid Passes Very Close to Earth
ASTRO WATCH A newly discovered small asteroid, designated 2017 TH5, gave Earth a close shave on Monday, October 16, passing by our planet at... 2 days
earth s new traveling buddy is definitely an asteroid not space junk Earth's new traveling buddy is definitely an asteroid, not space junk
PHYS.ORG VIDEO At the 49th Annual Division for Planetary Sciences Meeting in Provo, Utah, astronomers led by Vishnu Reddy at the University of Arizona confirm true nature of one... 2 days
astronomers find potential solution into how planets form Astronomers Find Potential Solution into How Planets Form
ASTRO WATCH A new study by an international team of scientists, led by Stefan Kraus from the University of Exeter, has given... 5 days
asteroid named after esa astronaut Asteroid Named After ESA Astronaut
ASTRO WATCH ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano has been on Earth since his mission to the International Space Station in 2013, but “Lucaparmitano” is now back in space thanks... 5 days
Image: Asteroid Luca
PHYS.ORG ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano has been on Earth since his mission to the International Space Station in 2013, but "Lucaparmitano" is now back in space thanks to an Italian astronomer. 6 days
Asteroid that just buzzed Earth may not miss on return visit - CNET
CNET Asteroid 2012 TC4 doesn't have a very memorable name, but it might leave quite an impression years from now. 7 days
Asteroid Luca
ESA ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano has been on Earth since his mission to the International Space Station in 2013, but “Lucaparmitano” is now back in space thanks to an Italian astronomer. 7 days
Asteroid grazes past Earth in 'critical' rehearsal
PHYS.ORG A house-sized asteroid grazed past Earth Thursday, passing harmlessly inside the Moon's orbit, as predicted, to give experts a rare opportunity to rehearse for a real strike threat in future. 7 days
Earthlings test warning system as asteroid flies by
REUTERS FRANKFURT (Reuters) - An asteroid the size of a school bus flew remarkably near Earth on Thursday, providing scientists with... 7 days
Small Asteroid Gives Earth a Close Shave in Highly Anticipated Flyby
SPACE.COM A small asteroid buzzed Earth early Thursday (Oct. 12) in a close flyby that scientists had been looking forward to for months. 7 days
House-sized asteroid 'narrowly' misses Earth
Sky News An asteroid the size of a large house passed by Earth early on Thursday morning at a distance of about 27,000 miles (44,000km). 1 week
NASA using asteroid's close flyby to test warning network
PHYS.ORG NASA is using an asteroid's close flyby to test Earth's warning network for incoming space rocks. 1 week
This is a test: Asteroid tracking network observes close approach
SCIENCE DAILY On Oct. 12 EDT (Oct. 11 PDT), a small asteroid designated 2012 TC4 will safely pass by Earth at a distance of approximately 26,000 miles (42,000 kilometers). This... 1 week
Remote sensing for cosmic dust and other celestial bodies
SCIENCE DAILY Astronomers review the state-of-the-art in polarimetry studies of the small bodies in our solar system. Combined with different observational techniques, polarimetry may be used as a remote sensing technique to... 1 week
NASA using asteroid's close flyby to test warning network
ABC NEWS NASA is using an asteroid's close flyby to test our warning network for incoming space rocks 1 week
How to watch a house-sized asteroid buzz by Earth - CNET
CNET VIDEO Asteroid 2012 TC4 is set to whiz by us at a distance that's safe but still uncomfortably close. 1 week
Asteroid to 'narrowly' miss Earth on Thursday
Sky News An asteroid the size of a large house will pass by Earth at a distance of around 27,000 miles (44,000km) on Thursday. 1 week
Small Asteroid 2012 TC4 to Whiz Safely by Earth This Week
SCI-NEWS.COM Back in October 2012, a small (45-100 feet, or 15-30 m) asteroid known as... 1 week
Remote sensing for cosmic dust and other celestial bodies
PHYS.ORG The solar system is full of various small bodies such as planetary moons, main belt asteroids, Jupiter Trojans, Centaurs, trans-Neptunian objects and comets. To study them, scientists typically analyse the... 1 week
nasa s visitor center offers a video game filled with bad facts and grammar errors NASA's visitor center offers a video game filled with bad facts and grammar errors
THE VERGE A video game at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center... 1 week
Asteroid Approaching! Watch Slooh Flyby Webcast Tonight
SPACE.COM An asteroid the size of a house is set to give Earth a close shave, and you can watch part of the space rock's approach live online this evening (Oct. 11). 1 week
asteroid will pass earth well inside moon s orbit giving us a chance to practise for a collision Asteroid will pass Earth well inside moon's orbit, giving us a chance to practise for a collision
CBC Asteroid 2012... 1 week
Asteroid tracking network observes close approach
PHYS.ORG On Oct. 12 EDT (Oct. 11 PDT), a small asteroid designated 2012 TC4 will safely pass by Earth at a distance of approximately 26,000 miles (42,000 kilometers). This is a little over one tenth the distance... 1 week
asteroid flyby provides a chance to practise for a collision Asteroid flyby provides a chance to practise for a collision
CBC Asteroid 2012 TC4 is zipping past Earth on Thursday, allowing scientists and emergency preparedness teams to... 1 week
asteroid flyby on thursday provides a chance to practise for a collision Asteroid flyby on Thursday provides a chance to practise for a collision
CBC VIDEO Asteroid 2012 TC4 is zipping past Earth on Thursday, allowing scientists and emergency preparedness teams to practise for an impact. 1 week
Ancient asteroid impact exposes the moon's interior
SCIENCE DAILY A large basin on the moon has revealed that its interior is made of a different mineral than Earth's interior, contradicting the theory that the interior of the planets look mostly the same. 1 week
Close approach of asteroid 2012 TC4 poses no danger to Earth
PHYS.ORG The house-sized asteroid 2012 TC4 is slated to give Earth a close shave on Thursday, October 12, swooshing by our planet at approximately 5:41 UTC (1:41... 1 week
close approach of asteroid 2012 tc4 poses no danger to earth Close Approach of Asteroid 2012 TC4 Poses no Danger to Earth
ASTRO WATCH The house-sized asteroid 2012 TC4 is slated to give Earth a close shave on... 1 week
newly discovered house sized asteroid passes by earth Newly Discovered House-Sized Asteroid Passes by Earth
ASTRO WATCH A newly detected house-sized asteroid, designated 2017 TA, whizzed by Earth on Friday, October 6 at 21:32 UTC with a velocity of... 2 weeks
OSIRIS-REx cameras and spectrometers tested during Earth flyby
PHYS.ORG On Sept. 22, OSIRIS-REx soared under the South Pole, coming within 10,600 miles of Earth before using the planet's gravity to slingshot itself onto the path to the asteroid Bennu. 2 weeks
Ancient asteroid impact exposes the moon's interior
PHYS.ORG Scientists have long assumed that all the planets in our solar system look the same beneath the surface, but a study published in Geology on Oct. 4 tells a different story. 2 weeks
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Earth's new traveling buddy is definitely an asteroid, not space junk
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How to watch a house-sized asteroid buzz by Earth - CNET
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Asteroid flyby on Thursday provides a chance to practise for a collision
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