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A United Nations team has been deliberating over the years regarding the gathering and analysis of near-Earth object (NEO) data.
The Philae comet-lander has found traces of organic molecules on the surface of the comet 67P.
If bad weather or light pollution spoils your meteor display, you can also catch them online.
If all goes well, Earth will receive a signal at about 11 a.m. EST saying Philae has landed.
Astronomers have discovered that a well-known asteroid has a bit of an identity crisis.
The comet's surface could be too hard for the spacecraft, Philae, to land, causing it to bounce back into space.
When Comet Siding Spring made its historic close approach with Mars last month, the icy interloper showered the Martian upper atmosphere with meteors -- and several robots were on hand to monitor the shower's effects. Continue reading â†’
The Earth will never catch up to the moon (let's hope), but the number of Ordovician craters may soon take off.
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