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- By GIANT FREAKIN ROBOT
Asteroids hitting Earth might be the most 2020 thing that’s happened so far this year and that’s really saying something. We’ve had pandemics, murder hornets, contested elections, lockdowns, hurricanes, wildfires, really you name it and it’s happened this year. Could it get worse? You bet it can.
- NPR - Nell Greenfieldboyce
A NASA spacecraft sent out to collect a sample of rock and dust from an asteroid has nabbed so much that it's created an unexpected problem. Rocks are jammed in the device in a way that's keeping a Mylar...
- Associated Press - MARCIA DUNN, AP Aerospace Writer
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A mysterious object temporarily orbiting Earth is a 54-year-old rocket, not an asteroid after all, astronomers confirmed Wednesday. Observations by a telescope in Hawaii clinched...
- Mashable - Tim Marcin
In case you missed the news, NASA pulled off a pretty complicated maneuver: It collected dust from the asteroid Bennu, a rock speeding through space some 200 million miles from Earth. In fact, NASA's spacecraft...