Have burning questions about asteroids? Our experts have answers!
(Spoiler Alert: none of them will hit Earth.)
Our solar system is littered with asteroids and comets and sometimes they get a little close to Earth. When an asteroid or comet looks like it could come near our home planet, we keep close watch to warn of any potential impacts.
Here’s what you need to know about how we find, track, and monitor these near-Earth objects: https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/asteroids/widget/index.html
NASA Science Live: Asteroid Close Approach
Adam Driver Asks NASA About Asteroids
NASA Science Live: International Asteroid Day
Is NASA Aware of Any Earth-Threatening Asteroids? We Asked a NASA Expert
We are sorry that this post was not useful for you!
Let us improve this post!
Tell us how we can improve this post?