Tag Archives: Asteroid

NASA: Near Earth Object Program Close Approaches

With today’s CLOSE encounter at hand.  Some may be asking… Is the the only close encounter we have had recently with Objects?  The Answer is NOPE!!   Here is the most recent list that NASA is tracking.

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VueToo – Asteroid 2012 DA14 Situation Page

VueTOO is offering LIVE coverage of the Asteroid as it passes. http://www.vuetoo.com/asteroid/Situationpagenews.asp?af=&sit=6526 Animated Set of Three Images shown from Feb 14 observation by the Faulkes Telescope South in Australia. Here’s the viewing schedule: Noon ET: NASA plans to start streaming … Continue reading

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Tech Billionaires Plan Mission to Mine Asteroids

There’s gold in them there hills. You know, those ones floating around in space. Asteroids contain many tons of precious metals, making them irresistible to scientists, aerospace engineers, futurists, fiction writers … and tech billionaires. 

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NASA: Massive Asteroid Vesta ‘Unlike Any Other’ (VIDEOS, PHOTOS)

NASA: Massive Asteroid Vesta ‘Unlike Any Other’ (VIDEOS, PHOTOS). Fascinating video’s and photo’s from Huffington Post of the Asteroid that NASA has decided to visit rather than the MOON.

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Asteroids and Comets

Ok so with all of the latest weather events and quakes in my region.  Many DOOM and GLOOM prophets are saying we are about to get smacked by an ASTEROID next.  Well NASA has it’s eye on this latest one.  … Continue reading

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