PRESS RELEASE: UNITED NATIONS PROCLAIMS JUNE 30 AS INTERNATIONAL ASTEROID DAY
Presseerklärung: DIE VEREINTEN NATIONEN ERKLÄREN DEN 30. JUNI OFFIZIELL ALS INTERNATIONALEN ASTEROIDEN TAG
Smallest Asteroid Ever!
6 foot Asteroid “2015TC25” is the smallest Asteroid ever studied
Image Credits: NAU/Lowell Observatory/Discovery Channel Telescope
“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
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