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Asteroid Bennu mapped: NASA reveals stunning video of space rock the size of a skyscraper
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Asteroid Bennu mapped: NASA reveals stunning video of space rock the size of a skyscraper

amedpost- September 6, 2019

Bennu has stunned experts for decades and many believe its properties are vital for proving organic compounds exist outside the solar system. It is regarded ... Read More

Bennu could hit Earth with the power of 76,000 WW2 nuclear bombs and create 20km fireball

Bennu could hit Earth with the power of 76,000 WW2 nuclear bombs and create 20km fireball

amedpost- August 20, 2019

Although the odds are slim and NASA says it is extremely unlikely Bennu will ever hit Earth, the space agency says there is a one ... Read More

Elon Musk sparks asteroid apocalypse panic after warning Earth has ‘no defence’ from deadly space rocks

Elon Musk sparks asteroid apocalypse panic after warning Earth has ‘no defence’ from deadly space rocks

amedpost- August 19, 2019

ELON Musk has sparked fears that Earth would not be able to defend itself against giant asteroids with one of his recent tweets. The billionaire ... Read More

Asteroid Bennu SHOCK: How ‘active’ Bennu put NASA’s £650m mission in jeopardy

Asteroid Bennu SHOCK: How ‘active’ Bennu put NASA’s £650m mission in jeopardy

amedpost- August 19, 2019

OSIRIS-Rex arrived at the 500 metre monster which is asteroid Bennu in December 2018, and some experts believe it is almost miraculous that the satellite ... Read More

Asteroid Bennu shock: Is NASA about to answer humanity's biggest question?

Asteroid Bennu shock: Is NASA about to answer humanity's biggest question?

amedpost- August 18, 2019

And, if NASA, experts are right, OSIRIS-Rex is poised to answer humanity’s biggest question – ‘where did we come from?’ Remarkable images released from the ... Read More

Asteroid shock: How asteroid Bennu revealed something NASA scientists weren't ready for

Asteroid shock: How asteroid Bennu revealed something NASA scientists weren't ready for

amedpost- August 18, 2019

Because high resolution snaps show asteroid Bennu is actually made up of rocks, not sand as scientists initially predicted – and this poses a problem ... Read More

Asteroid shock: How asteroid Bennu revealed something NASA scientists weren't ready for

Asteroid shock: How asteroid Bennu revealed something NASA scientists weren't ready for

amedpost- August 18, 2019

Because high resolution snaps show asteroid Bennu is actually made up of rocks, not sand as scientists initially predicted – and this poses a problem ... Read More