An employee of the Crimean Observatory Gennady Borisov discovered asteroid 2013 TV135 – Preliminary calculations showed that the August 26, 2032 is a celestial body with a probability of 1 chance on 63 000 may collide with Earth. Now, scientists suggest their options to neutralize the potential threat. Scientists from the Lavochkin offered to send… Read more Scientists ponder the problem of the Crimean asteroid
Sped past Earth once two asteroid. (1) – 2013 EC20 – flew a distance of about 130,000 kilometers, (2) – 2013 ET – at a distance of 972 thousand kilometers from Earth. 2013 ET diameter ranges from 45 to 140 meters. In other words, the size of this celestial visitor was a 35-storey building. The… Read more Two asteroid flew past Earth
27000 km away from the Earth today will asteroid 45 meters. According to the experts, the chance encounter with our planet does not have.NASA experts will be on the air to comment on the flight of a celestial body. Celestial body weight is 130 tons, and the speed – 28.1 thousand kilometers per hour. Scientists… Read more Huge asteroid will fly tonight unusually close to Earth
Meters asteroid 2012 DA14 flies February 15, 2013 at a record close – about 27,700 miles – the distance from the Earth. Celestial body is closer to the surface of our planet than many weather satellites and communications satellites, geostationary satellites are spaced about 36 thousand kilometers. But fear is not worth it, since its… Read more Asteroid 2012 DA14 flies distance from Earth
Scientists predict that in 10 years the planet asteroid will fly, and a new Ice Age will be on Earth in 18,000 years. New ice age on Earth will be, but not soon, said Professor, State Hydro meteorological University Valery Malinin. It will happen in 18,000 years. Earth moving toward the ice cooling.
Lunar Sea – Ocean of Storms on the near side of the Moon – was followed by a giant asteroid on the surface of the Earth’s natural satellite, the Japanese say planetary scientists in a paper published in the journal Nature Geoscience. For the person who is watching the moon with the naked eye, the… Read more Ocean of Storms on the Moon was a giant asteroid trail
About 12,500 years ago, fell to Earth a large asteroid, the situation has changed as a result of the geographical poles of the planet. This is also confirmed, in particular, finds in the north of Siberia, the frozen bodies of mammoths, which remained in the stomach of undigested food. So, they killed almost instantly due… Read more The asteroid has launched the Earth
Asteroid flew close to the Earth on Monday evening flew past Earth at a distance of about 57,000 kilometers, on Tuesday morning, the planet is waiting for another “guest” – Asteroid 2012 KT42 razminetsya with the Earth at a distance of 20,000 kilometers, which is lower than the orbits of geostationary satellites. Asteroid 2012 was… Read more Asteroid flew close to the Earth.
Asteroid Vestal during the whole year has been the object of study of the American automatic interplanetary station Dawn. On the working orbit of this asteroid was on a research probe in August 2011, making 800 for this time turns around Vestal. Since the space mission to study one of the largest asteroids in the… Read more NASA offers a virtual visit to the West.
A huge asteroid Vesta orbit since 2011, sent to Earth new images of the surface of outer body. They revealed unexpected details on the surface of a giant asteroid. “Dawn” is a project of NASA, was launched toward the asteroid belt September 27, 2007. After a few years the way, the probe closer to the… Read more Mysterious-The asteroid Vesta