This is an Asteroid Photographed from 0.4 Miles Away

After photographing Earth and the Moon from 71 million miles away back in January, NASA’s OSIRIS-REx…

To the Moon and back: 50 years on, a giant leap into the unknown

“Give us a reading on the 1202 Program Alarm,” he radios to mission control. The module…

Impact crater of largest meteorite to ever strike UK discovered

Courtesy of NASA 9/21 Navy divers prepare to retrieve the Gemini 6A crew on December 16,…

NASA asteroid: LOOK OUT as a 360FT space rock scrapes past Earth TONIGHT

The orbit will bring it close to Earth tonight for the first and likely last time…

Huge 164-foot asteroid could crash into Earth THIS YEAR at 27,400mph and ‘flatten area bigger than London’, sp

A HUGE asteroid will be soaring close to Earth this September and there is a slim…

Astronomers captured an image of a double asteroid as it sped past Earth

Astronomers eager to observe bizarre visitors to our neck of the Solar System were in for…

NASA asteroid tracker: A 16,000MPH asteroid will barrel past Earth TOMORROW

According to NASA’s asteroid trackers at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) the space rock will fly…

Bad news. Asteroid 1999 KW4 flew by, did not hit Earth killing us all. Good news: Another one, Didymos, is on the way

“In the worst possible case, this knowledge is also essential to predict how an asteroid could…

NASA Asteroid Tracker: 187ft NEO Headed For Earth At 43,300km/h Today

According to the space agency’s data, the asteroid’s upcoming visit will mark its closest flyby on…

NASA asteroid tracker: A 41,400MPH asteroid is barreling towards Earth THIS WEEKEND

The speedy asteroid is trapped in a so-called Earth Close Approach trajectory, meaning it will come…