Chinese want to capture an Asteroid into Earth’s orbit

While most astronomers seem to be understandably worried about the best way to steer asteroids away from Earth, Chinese scientists are instead trying to figure out how they can capture nearby asteroids into Earth orbit. And then mine them. At first glance, nudging an asteroid closer to Earth seems like one of those “what could possible go wrong” […]

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NASA’s Destination: Station

Welcome aboard NASA’s Destination: Station! Experience the next “giant leap” for humanity as astronauts explore life, physics and Earth science from the vantage point of space.  Developed and built by NASA, this multi-media exhibit will immerse you in the amazing story of the space station’s development.  Witness how five international space agencies, representing 15 different […]

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