Asteroid Two Times Size of Empire State Building to Fly ‘Dangerously Close’ to Earth

Asteroid Two Times Size of Empire State Building to Fly ‘Dangerously Close’ to Earth

NASA’s planetary defence programs, including the Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART), are in the works to prepare the planet to defend itself against a possible extinction driven by an asteroid hit. Recently, the Centre for Near-Earth Object Studies (CNEOS), a subsidiary of NASA’s planetary defence program, reported that an asteroid 2.5 times the height of […]

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