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Ancient asteroid strikes more frequent than thought

The Earth experienced many more giant asteroid strikes in the past than previously believed, new NASA research shows. read more
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Moon and asteroids share history, NASA scientists find

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (last year)

NASA and international researchers have discovered that Earth's moon has more in common than previously thought with large asteroids roaming our solar system. Read Post

Asteroid impacts significantly altered ancient Earth

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (2 months ago)

New research shows that more than four billion years ago, the surface of Earth was heavily reprocessed as a result of giant asteroid impacts. A new model based on existing lunar and terrestrial data sheds light on the role asteroid ... Read Post

Asteroid Impact In 2040 By AG5 Unlikely, NASA Researchers Have Announced

Issues & Causes / Environmentalism : Planetsave (2 years ago)

Researchers from NASA have just announced that newly taken observations show that it is unlikely that asteroid 2011 AG5 will strike the the Earth on 2040. It had previously been thought the asteroid had at least a 0.2% chance of hit... Read Post

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