Asteroid 2014 RC safely passed close to Earth last Sunday
The photo took by the Nicaraguan Army shows the crater possibly caused by the impact of a small meteorite near the Managuas’s airport (Nicaragua) last Sunday.
NASA claimed “Asteroid 2014
A special Near-Earth guest
On Sunday (September 7) asteroid 2014 RC is going to pass very close to Earth. The NEO, a 20 meters space rock, was discovered just some days ago. It will flyby just 40,000 km from Earth but according to NASA the asteroid will not crash on
The sparkling moon could hide the annual Perseid meteor shower
For all the skywatchers August is the ‘meteor month’ thanks to the annual Perseid meteor shower. But the sparkling moon that during these days is filling our sky could
ESA’s Rosetta caught comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko
After a 10-years-long journey ESA’s Rosetta has today caught comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. Rosetta is now the first spacecraft to rendezvous a comet. “We are delighted to announce finally ‘we are here’,” said Jean-Jacques Dordain, ESA’s Director General, after Rosetta completed its manoeuvres.
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