Asteroid 2012 DA14 makes its closest approach to Earth at 2:25 p.m. ET Friday, and the world’s astronomers have been on the lookout for it.
Scientists at Deep Space Industries have put a value on an asteroid set to buzz past Earth this week of $195 billion
Scientists say they are sure there is no chance of the 150ft (45.7m) wide space rock hitting the planet.
A close encounter of the rocky kind is set for Feb. 15, when an office-building-size asteroid will speed past Earth fcloser than some communications satellites.
The nearest potentially habitable, Earth-like planet may be a scant 13 light-years away
An asteroid the size of a 15-story building will zoom past Earth next week, flying uncommonly close but posing no danger.
Earth-like worlds may be closer and more plentiful than anyone imagined.
Hacktivist movement Anonymous has hijacked the US Sentencing Commission website as a personal vendetta to retaliate against the justice system
Martian rocks from a crater hit by a meteorite may contain the strongest evidence yet that there is life on Mars.
Using a well-timed laser, NASA scientists have beamed a picture of Leonardo da Vinci's masterpiece, the Mona Lisa, to a powerful spacecraft orbiting the moon
The 3.5 billion-year-old fossil could help scientists discover microbes on Mars
The interplanetary internet has been used by an astronaut at the International Space Station (ISS) to send commands to a robot on Earth.
Scientists may never know exactly how the moon and Earth were formed some 4.5 billion years ago, but...
Scientists have found an Earth-sized planet circling a neighbor star just 4 light-years away.
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