'Lost' Asteroid To Pass Close To Earth TodayAn asteroid that was lost by tracking satellites eight years ago has been spotted again as it prepares to make a close pass by the Earth on May 15.
Earth Has Near Miss With Asteroid Spotted Just Hours EarlierAn asteroid came alarmingly close to striking the Earth on April 15, just hours after the large space rock was spotted flying through the solar system.
'Potentially Hazardous' Asteroid To Pass Earth On Super Bowl SundayThe Super Bowl asteroid is predicted to pass by the Earth at around 4:30 p.m. ET on Feb. 4., just two hours before the Eagles and Patriots kick off that night.
NASA Using Asteroid's Close Flyby To Test Warning NetworkNASA will hold the first of its kind cosmic fire drill - using an asteroid's close flyby to test the Earth's warning network.
Jetliner-Sized Asteroid Set To 'Nearly Miss' Earth On October 12The asteroid is reportedly larger than one that struck the city of Chelyabinsk in Russia in 2013.
NASA’s Asteroid-Bound Spacecraft Slingshots Past Earth FridayNASA's asteroid-chasing spacecraft is swinging by Earth on Friday on its way to a space rock.
Asteroid To Flyby Earth This WeekendGet ready for a celestial show this weekend, as a new asteroid is set to flyby Earth.
NASA Picks 8 New Astronauts, 4 Of Them WomenFor the first time in four years, NASA has a new group of potential astronauts.
Asteroid With Its Own Moon Passing By Earth FridayNASA is preparing for a close encounter of the asteroid kind Friday afternoon when Asteroid 1998 QE2 drops by the earth.
Asteroid Makes Closest Approach To Earth In Recorded History It’s not going to hit us but a 150-foot-wide asteroid will come remarkably close to Earth Friday, even closer than high-flying communication and weather satellites. It will be the nearest known flyby for an object of this size in recorded history.
Space Rock To Fly By Earth Thursday NightIt’s a bird. It’s a plane. No, it’s actually a “potentially hazardous” asteroid the size of a city block.
Forget 2012, 2040 May Be ArmageddonMany people believe December 21, 2012 will be the end of the world. But scientists are instead looking to the year 2040 as a potential “Armageddon.”