NASA asteroid hunter, Lucy Spacecraft was in shocking trouble, then this happened

NASA asteroid hunter, Lucy Spacecraft was in shocking trouble, then this happened

A team of NASA scientists are troubleshooting the glitch in asteroid hunter Lucy spacecraft, which is millions of miles away from Earth. Here’s what happened. NASA launched its Lucy spacecraft on Oct. 16, 2021 from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. This was NASA’s first space mission to study the Trojans, a group … Read more

Asteroid Three Times the Size of a Blue Whale to Make a Close Approach Past Earth on June 6: NASA

Asteroid Three Times the Size of a Blue Whale to Make a Close Approach Past Earth on June 6: NASA

asteroid 2021 GT2 has been projected to safely fly by Earth’s orbit at a speed of 16,000 miles per hour (26,000 kilometers per hour) on Monday, June 6, according to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). The space rock has an estimated size ranging between 121 and 272 feet wide, comparable to triple the … Read more

What are asteroids and why do they come so frighteningly close to Earth? NASA tells us

What are asteroids and why do they come so frighteningly close to Earth?  NASA tells us

As the largest asteroid of 2022 flew past the Earth on May 27th, the question arises: what are asteroids, how are they formed and why do so many of them approach so frightfully close to our planet? NASA reveals the truth. Last week, we witnessed the largest asteroid of the year 2022 make its way … Read more