asteroid

The asteroid Ryugu has a texture that is highly porous, new images from a Japanese spacecraft reveal. “It is something like freeze-[dried] coffee,” planetary scientist Tatsuaki Okada of the Japanese...

Asteroid the size of Mount Everest set to fly by Earth next month that is ‘large enough to cause global effects’ if it collides with our planet – but experts say it is not expected to...

Asteroid bigger than the Empire State Building that zipped past Earth last week has its own miniature MOON The bigger of the two discovered space rocks has a diameter of over 1,470 feet  The smaller...

Asteroid that killed the dinosaurs and nearly wiped out all life on Earth was good for bacteria and caused it to flourish, study claims An asteroid impact 66 million years ago was enough to ‘stop...

Fox News Flash top headlines for Jan. 22 Fox News Flash top headlines for Jan. 22 are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com Researchers have discovered the Earth's oldest asteroid...

Study: ‘Extraterrestrial’ asteroid impact caused ice age and wildfires 13K years ago A new study has found evidence of an ‘extraterrestrial’ asteroid impact in South Carolina....

Fox News Flash top headlines for Dec. 10 Fox News Flash top headlines for Dec. 10 are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com Asteroid Bennu, which could provide answers to questions...

An artist’s illustration of asteroids, or near-Earth objects, that highlight the need for a complete Space Situational Awareness system. (ESA – P.Carril) A catastrophic...

Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 5 Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 5 are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com An asteroid slightly smaller than the largest structure in the...

At least four “potentially hazardous” asteroids made close approaches to Earth on Tuesday. The rocks were only discovered hours before they shot past the Earth and Moon. Asteroid 2019 SM8 was...

Extraterrestrial events — the collision of faraway black holes, a comet slamming into Jupiter — evoke wonder on Earth but rarely a sense of local urgency. By and large, what happens in outer space...

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) claim the space rock will shoot past the earth within a “close” proximity of the planet in the early hours of October 26. The asteroid, dubbed 1998...

The huge asteroid is set to journey within a “close” proximity of the planet on August 16. NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) registered the asteroid and named it PJ. Scientists...

Yikes! ‘City-killer’ asteroid bigger than the Statue of Liberty whizzed unnervingly close to Earth this week and scientists ‘BARELY NOTICED in time’ Scientists announced the asteroid...

TheJapanese spacecraft Hayabusa-2 has landed on thesurface of an asteroid calledRyugu that’s over 5.5 million miles from Earth. Ryugu is a carbon-rich rock that could hold clues to the history...

Japan’s ground-breaking Hayabusa2 probe will land on distant asteroid Ryugu TOMORROW after bombing its surface earlier this year In April, probe fired ‘impactor’ at Ryugu, which is 300million...