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15.12.2014 13:11 Science, Technologies
Many space objects remain undiscovered and some of them pose a threat to the Earth. Astrophysicist Victor Teifel says it is time to build a special station for detection of asteroids in Kazakhstan.
16.09.2014 12:08 Science, Technologies
The US space agency's program to detect and protect the Earth from incoming asteroids is poorly managed and far behind schedule.
02.09.2014 16:04 Science, Technologies
Japanese space scientists have unveiled the asteroid hunting space probe they hope to launch later this year on a mission to mine a celestial body.
20.02.2013 13:46 Science, Technologies
Scientists have discovered a massive 200-kilometre (124-mile) impact zone in the Australian outback they believe was caused by an asteroid which smashed into Earth more than 300 million years ago.
19.02.2013 16:59 Science, Technologies
NASA, universities and private groups in the US are working on asteroid warning systems that can detect objects from space like the one that struck Russia last week with a blinding flash and mighty boom.
17.02.2013 14:05 Science, Technologies
A closely tracked asteroid, about 150-feet (45-meters) wide, whizzed safely past Earth on Friday, the same day a much smaller, previously undetected meteor hit Russia.
15.02.2013 18:00 Science, Technologies
NASA is keeping close tabs on a sizable asteroid set to whiz past our planet Friday in what the US space agency says is the closest flyby ever predicted for such a large object.
09.02.2013 10:23 Science, Technologies
Scientists said Thursday they are a step closer to proving the death blow for dinosaurs 66 million years ago was a gigantic comet or asteroid that struck near Mexico.
08.02.2013 13:32 Science, Technologies
Hold on to your hats: an asteroid will zoom within spitting distance of Earth next week, in what NASA said Thursday is the closest flyby ever predicted for an object this large.
14.05.2011 12:35 Entertainment, Style
Trips to craters located close to Ust-Kamenogorsk are becoming popular with foreign tourists.