The first NEOShield-2 Twitter Questions&Answers took place on the 30th of June 2015 on Asteroid Day
Our four experts had a nice time answering our followers’ questions and sharing their knowledge with them. The Asteroid Day was a good way to raise awareness around our project among the general public and we thank you all for participating in the Q&A, following us and sharing our tweets. This helped us highlight our previous achievements and our on-going work, with really good outputs on this precise day:
- We won 30 new followers
NEOShield Final Presentation held at the European Commission in Brussels
Get ready for our « Draw Your Space » contest!
NEO NEWS (25/06/15) ASTEROID DAY, RISK, SURVEYS, NUKES
Astronomy Magazine article on Asteroid Day 30 June
http://www.astronomy.com/news/2015/06/get-set-for-asteroid-day … Local organizers are making final preparations for more than 50 public events worldwide to increase education and awareness about asteroids and how to better detect them. June 30 is the anniversary of the largest asteroid impact of Earth in recent history, the 1908 Siberian Tunguska asteroid impact. The 100X Declaration, calling for increased detection and tracking of near Earth objects, is open