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.”
Grab Your Telescope: Eros Asteroid Nears EarthAstronomy buffs might want to grab their telescopes and head outside Tuesday night to view a huge asteroid making a “close” approach to Earth.
Giant Asteroid Set To Make Harmless Fly-By EarthNASA scientists are tracking an asteroid bigger than an aircraft carrier that will fly by between the Earth and moon Tuesday.
Armageddon: Asteroid May Target Earth In 2036If you had your money on 2012 being the end of the world, it may be closer to 2036 if the 99942 Apophis asteroid does in fact hit earth which Russian scientists now say is a possibility.