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Near-Earth asteroids

The asteroids that are about 2 km in diameter passed one on July 27 and one today, July 29 passed at a safe distance. One of them was discovered only a week ago, which turns on a red light
German researchers and the German Space Agency will try three strategies for the study of the asteroid that will approach in 2029 to a distance of 31 thousand km from the Earth
During asteroid 2008 OS7's final approach to Earth on February 2, 2024, the agency's Deep Space Radar collected the first detailed images of the stadium-sized asteroid
The newly discovered 2022 AP7 orbits the Sun every five years, and currently crosses Earth's orbit when Earth is on the other side of the Sun from it. In the end his movement
The DART spacecraft that will try to change the orbit of a double asteroid will be launched on 24/11. The producers of the space disaster film "Don't Look Up" on Netflix, about the discovery of an asteroid that threatens the Earth, have timed its rise
In the coming week, the engineers and scientists of the mission will try to estimate the size of the collected sample, and if it is smaller than the target of 60 grams, another contact attempt will be made in January
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