The NEOShield-2 Mission Definition Requirements Review
On the 20th of May the Mission Definition Requirements Review took place. This Review was an important milestone for all NEOShield-2 partners to agree on the reference mission scenarios and the major requirements. It was the first big step to ensure a common
Will we be ready to face a real asteroid threat in the next hundred years?
Asteroid impacts and NEO (Near-earth Objects) threats are no news. Scientists know for sure that it is constantly happening and that the risk of a collision between a NEO and Earth is high. The question is not if it will happen one day, but when it will happen and how we are going to react to this threat. A
Asteroid 2015 KW 120 will make a really close approach with Earth tomorrow!
Sentinel may be able to detect smaller asteroids!