Six weeks from today, Earth strikes back against the asteroids. At 7:14 pm EDT on September 26, NASA's Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) spacecraft will collide with the small asteroid Dimorphos, which orbits a larger asteroid, Didymos.
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Scientists are currently anticipating the possibility of an asteroid and Earth colliding. NASA has a Dual Asteroid Diversion (DART) test mission to deflect an asteroid from hitting Earth. The mission will launch in November 2021 and will collide with the ...
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After years of preparation and testing, a new NASA spacecraft is almost ready for its mission to an asteroid orbiting between Mars and Jupiter. Scientists hope the journey will uncover clues into the origins of Earth. For VOA, Villafañe visited NASA's ...
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NASA's asteroid-bound Lucy spacecraft is now ready and able to complete the next big mission milestone - an Earth-gravity assist in October 2022, the agency announced on Wednesday. Following a successful launch in October 2021, one of Lucy's solar ...
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NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft will swing by Earth to deliver a sample from asteroid Bennu in 2023. Its new extended mission is to visit the infamous Apophis asteroid as its comes uncomfortably close to Earth.
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NASA is in the midst of a mission to deflect an asteroid by smashing a spacecraft into it at a staggering speed of 23000kph. The mission is named Double Asteroid Detection Test or DART. Check out how this NASA asteroid mission will pan out.
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NASA's Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) will reportedly crash a 500kg spacecraft into binary asteroid 65803 Didymos' moonlet Dimorphous.
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Upon a successful return to Earth next year, the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft will be the first American mission to retrieve a sample from an asteroid. But...
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QuakeCon 2022 kicked off digitally today, featuring streams and spotlights on a ton of Bethesda and id Software's games. And while new games are being celebrated, the hits are getting their fair share too. Several classics hit Xbox Game Pass for PC ...
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Google has released a patch for a vulnerability in its desktop version of the Chrome browser. Users are urged to initiate updates immediately as the bug is considered dangerous and actively exploited by hackers. The high-severity bug patch will bring ...
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Diablo 4 isn't due for release until next year, but in their latest quarterly update Blizzard have laid out their plans for post-release updates. Those plans include seasonal content, a paid season pass, and an in-game cosmetics shop.
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Since its release in 1989, Janet Jackson's iconic 'Rhythm Nation' has been played millions of times at clubs and discos all over the world. But it turns out the dance pop classic had an impact beyond driving people wild on the dancefloor - it also had ...
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When I left work on Tuesday, I immediately rushed to my nearest McDonald's in order to secure Pokémon cards from its latest Happy Meal promotion. I bought two kids meals (I do not have any children), and I was slightly disappointed when the employee ...
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Originally released for the PlayStation 4 in 2018, Marvel's Spider-Man finally arrived on PC on August 12. The remastered port proved to be a big hit with PC gaming fans, becoming Sony's second biggest launch on Steam. However, few ports are perfect, ...
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Google released a stable channel update for Chrome on desktop that fixes the fifth zero-day exploit discovered this year.
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As a promotion for the Pokémon World Championships Nintendo is giving away a free Victini to any player with a code for Pokémon Sword and Shield.
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Vampire Survivors, the popular PC video game currently in Early Access, has released a new patch that adds a fairly significant amount of new content to the title. That includes new achievements and weapons, Victory Sword and Sole Solution, ...
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