PRESS RELEASE: UNITED NATIONS PROCLAIMS JUNE 30 AS INTERNATIONAL ASTEROID DAY

Dec 07
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UNITED NATIONS PROCLAIMS JUNE 30 AS INTERNATIONAL ASTEROID DAY NEW YORK, NEW YORK (December 07, 2016) — The founders of Asteroid Day announced today that the United Nations General Assembly has officially recognized the annual event, declaring “30 June International Asteroid Day to observe each year at the international level the anniversary of the Tunguska impact

Presseerklärung: DIE VEREINTEN NATIONEN ERKLÄREN DEN 30. JUNI OFFIZIELL ALS INTERNATIONALEN ASTEROIDEN TAG

Dec 07
Vereinten Nationen Tunguska Einschlags Asteroiden Tag

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  DIE VEREINIGTEN NATIONEN ERKLÄREN DEN 30. JUNI OFFIZIELL ALS INTERNATIONALEN ASTEROIDEN TAG New York, New York (7. Dezember 2016) ‒ Die Gründer von Asteroid Day verkünden heute die offizielle Anerkennung des jährlichen internationalen Asteroiden Tag am 30. Juni durch die Generalversammlung der Vereinten Nationen. Der 30. Juni wurde von den Vereinten Nationen zum Internationalen Asteroiden

Smallest Asteroid Ever!

Dec 05

6 foot Asteroid “2015TC25” is the smallest Asteroid ever studied

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“This is the first time we have optical, infrared and radar data on such a small asteroid, which is essentially a meteoroid,” Vishnu Reddy, of the University of Arizona’s Lunar and Planetary Laboratory. The team found the asteroid to have quite a few chances of hitting

Stephen Hawking says Asteroids are a Major Threat

Nov 25

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Renowned Physicist Prof. Stephen Hawking spoke in a video made by our Partners Asteroid Day, a global movement dedicated to protecting our species and raising awareness about Asteroid threats, co-founded by Brian May and Grigorij Richters. Professor Stephen Hawking said: “One of the major threats to intelligent life in our universe is the high probability of an asteroid colliding with inhabited