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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

NASA space telescope finds fewer asteroids near Earth

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (3 years ago)

New observations by NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer, or WISE, show there are significantly fewer near-Earth asteroids in the mid-size range than previously thought. The findings also indicate NASA has found more than 90 p... 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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