Tagged With Asteroid

Japan hopes to land a spacecraft on an asteroid -- and has successfully begun orbiting it


An asteroid the size of the Statue of Liberty is set to narrowly miss Earth tonight


The asteroid that killed the dinosaurs triggered a natural disaster that scientists hadn't realised, according to new clues from the ocean floor



Experts think this newly-discovered object could be a spaceship -- and they're looking for alien life on it


Astronomers have discovered a bizarre-looking object that came from outside our solar system


The asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs might not have killed them all if it hit somewhere else



There's a place at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean where hundreds of giant spacecraft go to die


NASA has a plan to save Earth from deadly asteroids -- and they're getting ready to test it out


NASA's 5-step plan for when it discovers a giant, killer asteroid headed straight for Earth


These size comparisons show the true scale of enormous things


This concept skyscraper could hang from an asteroid 31,068 miles above Earth


Neil deGrasse Tyson: Here's how long you could survive on each planet in our solar system



This award-winning video reveals what would happen if an asteroid hit the ocean


Take a tour around the most mysterious place in the asteroid belt


NASA scientist: Earth is overdue a dinosaur-killing asteroid strike, and we're woefully unprepared


How to watch the last brilliant meteor shower of the year -- with shooting stars travelling 80,000 mph



NASA has a plan in place for "Armageddon"-like asteroids -- and it starts with a text message


These size comparisons show the true scale of enormous things


Neil deGrasse Tyson reveals the biggest threat to mankind


Here's how much damage an asteroid would cause if it hit Earth