NEOs

NASA's asteroid mission passes critical milestone

NASA's asteroid mission passes critical milestone

NASA's ground-breaking science mission to retrieve a sample from an ancient space rock has moved closer to fruition.

Apr 01, 2015, 12:02 PM IST
 'Asteroid day' announced to spread global awareness about killer asteroids

'Asteroid day' announced to spread global awareness about killer asteroids

To spread awareness and educate the world about asteroids, scientists recently announced "Asteroid Day". Along with it, a 100x Declaration was also released to protect the future of Earth from asteroid impacts .

Dec 04, 2014, 10:48 AM IST

Experts assess how to save Earth from asteroid hits

Experts have assessed what needs to be done when an asteroid approaches earth, like the one in February, when one slammed into our atmosphere and exploded high over Russia`s Ural region, injuring hundreds.

May 08, 2013, 18:24 PM IST