Chelyabinsk

December 16, 2018

Yes, a killer asteroid could hit Earth

Though the odds do seem to be in our favor. Earth is in a constant game of celestial bumper cars, colliding with—and obliterating—the relatively puny space […]
August 1, 2016

NASA launches probe to investigate huge asteroid it fears could one day hit Earth

The space ageny plans to collect samples from the giant space rock to find out the risk it poses The space rock is due to pass […]
February 27, 2016

NASA admits there's 'a chance' that asteroid 2013 TX68 COULD smash into Earth

Humanity is expected to survive its close encounter with a space rock next week – but we’re not out of danger just yet… NASA has dramatically […]
February 24, 2016

Large space rock burns up over Atlantic

The biggest fireball since the Chelyabinsk explosion has plunged through the atmosphere over the Atlantic Ocean. The event, which has only just come to light, occurred […]
February 16, 2016

NASA dives deeper into how it's really using HoloLens

We finally get a closer look at NASA and Microsoft’s “Sidekick” project. A year ago we heard that NASA and Microsoft were teaming up to build […]
February 9, 2016

A small asteroid will fly by Earth on March 5 — here's what you need to know

On October 6th, 2013, the Catalina Sky Survey discovered a small asteroid which was later designated as 2013 TX68. As part Apollo group this 30 meter […]
February 8, 2016

Nasa’s front-line defense against killer rocks from space

The Solar System Dynamics group of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab is, as physicist Marina Brozovic explains, is like “flight control for the solar system.” Basically, it’s […]
October 20, 2015

NASA just announced an unexpected asteroid flyby this Halloween

It’s time to get to know a new friend: asteroid 2015 TB145, a sizeable chunk of rock that’s hurtling through space at speeds of over 126,000 […]
September 8, 2015

Meteor Lights Up Morning Sky Over Thailand

Thais were left stunned Monday after a suspected meteor streaked through the daytime skies in a phenomena that also quickly lit up social media. Footage from […]