According to a study, around 5,000 tonnes of extraterrestial dust head toward our home planet when astronomical objects like comets and a...Read More
While the end-Cretaceous impact nearly 66 million years ago was catastrophic for terrestrial ecosystems worldwide, its long-term effects ...Read More
By Associated Press
Japanese scientists will examine soil samples brought back from a distant asteroid in an attempt to find the source of heat that altered ...Read More
On December 14, a sample of grains of black sand thought to be derived from asteroid Ryugu was confirmed to be inside the sample container.
Tokyo: Japan's space agency said its helicopter search team has retrieved a capsule, which is carrying asteroid samples that could explai...Read More
It was confirmed from telemetry and Doppler data that Hayabusa2 re-entry capsule separated from the Hayabusa2 spacecraft as planned at 14...Read More
According to NASA which expects that the space rock will not cause any harm to our home planet.
NASA estimates the asteroid's relative speed at around 8.16 kilometres per second.
In yet another 2020 surprise, NASA data has predicted that a small asteroid heading towards the Earth has a 0.41 per cent chance of hitti...Read More
At roughly 10 to 20 feet (3 to 6 meters) across, asteroid 2020 QG is very small by asteroid standards: If it had actually been on an impa...Read More
By Husain Rizvi
Reports around an asteroid which came very close to planet Earth on Sunday, August 16, 2020 at 12:08 a.m. EDT have surfaced the internet....Read More
By FPJ Web Desk
Take a chill-pill. No, it will not hit Earth and will safely fly by our planet.
NASA’s trackers estimate the rock measures somewhere in the range of 328 feet -754 feet across - more than twice the height
A huge asteroid will eventually hit the humanity and there will be no way out, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has predicted. A monster asteroid cal...Read More
San Francisco: A huge asteroid will eventually hit the humanity and there will be no way out, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has predicted. A monst...Read More
By FPJ News Service
Washington: Saturn is fast losing its iconic rings – at maximum estimated rate. The rings are being pulled into Saturn by gravity as a du...Read More
London: Preparing itself to deal with a potential asteroid impact, NASA has drawn up plans to build a huge nuclear spacecraft that is cap...Read More
Washington: A large near-Earth asteroid will pass safely by our planet on September 1, at a distance of about seven million kilometres, N...Read More
Washington: Scientists have found how an asteroid orbiting the wrong way around the Sun has been avoiding slamming into Jupiter, despite ...Read More
Washington, The US space agency has successfully maneuvered its spacecraft on way to asteroid Bennu, fine-tuning its trajectory to reach ...Read More