Friday, July 1, 2022
Earth could be peppered with deadly wayward comets in just over a million years' time when a wandering star enters the outer reaches of the Solar System.Popular culture is full of cosmic doomsday scenarios, many of which involve scientists...
An asteroid up to three times larger than a blue whale will zoom past Earth on Monday (June 6) at more than 16,000 mph (26,000 km/h), according to NASA .The asteroid, named 2021 GT2, is predicted to safely miss our planet by...
Ed Lu wants to save Earth from killer asteroids.Or at least, if there is a big space rock streaking our way, Dr. Lu, a former NASA astronaut with a doctorate in applied physics, wants to find it before it...
 An enormous asteroid four times the size of the Empire State Building will make a close approach to Earth on May 27, according to NASA's Center for Near Earth Object Studies (CNEOS).Fear not: the asteroid, named 7335 (1989 JA), will soundly miss...
A huge asteroid is set to fly past the Earth later this month, the largest to make a close approach this year, according to NASA.The large space rock, dubbed 7335 (1989 JA), is estimated to measure around 5,900 feet across,...
NASA has revealed that it conducted a simulated asteroid exercise last month.The US space agency on Thursday said that it designed a simulation to assess the impact of an asteroid smashing into Earth, per a new report.Nasa conducted the simulation...
Over the last few weeks, Earth has had quite a few asteroids that have passed by quite closely. Among them was asteroid 1994 PC 1, which flew past Earth on January 18 and managed to create a lot of...
(OPINION) ETH – A sunspot officially called AR2859, erupted in a magnificent blast Tuesday. According to CHRON, the solar activity is part of a days-long event that could bring what’s called “coronal mass ejection” hurling towards the planet.Coronal mass ejection, CME for...
Did you know that an absolutely gigantic comet that is at least 62 miles wide is cruising through our solar system right now?  Comet Bernardinelli-Bernstein is already closer to the sun than Neptune, but scientists are assuring us that...
A huge asteroid almost twice the size of the London Eye will crash into Earth's orbit this Thursday according to tracking data from NASA.Scientists at the space agency's Centre for Near Earth Object Studies have identified a giant asteroid...

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