Alan Friedman

November 11, 2015

'Most distant' Solar System object spied

Astronomers have identified the most distant object yet in the Solar System. Observations with Japan’s Subaru telescope reveal the likely icy body to be some 15.5 […]
October 24, 2015

HOW DID THE HALLOWEEN ASTEROID SNEAK UP ON US?

On October 31, an approximately 1,300-foot asteroid will hurtle by at about 1.3 times the distance of the Moon.