PAST PRESS COVERAGE

Download a selection of June 2016 press coverage, here.

– PAST SELECT COVERAGE (Pre-June 2016) –

February 2016

The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/science/across-the-universe/2016/feb/09/european-space-agency-to-join-brain-mays-asteroid-day

Space.com

http://www.space.com/31923-beware-falling-rocks-asteroid-day-conference.html

CS Monitor

http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2016/0215/Second-annual-Asteroid-Day-to-raise-awareness-of-space-rocks

Earth Sky

http://earthsky.org/space/asteroid-day-2016-will-be-june-30

Inverse

https://www.inverse.com/article/11264-asteroid-day-aims-to-protect-our-planet-from-1-million-asteroids

June 2015

The Guardian

http://www.theguardian.com/science/blog/2015/jun/30/asteroid-strikes-are-a-threat-but-space-based-telescopes-would-reduce-risk

http://www.theguardian.com/science/across-the-universe/2015/jun/30/brian-may-asteroid-day-can-help-protect-the-planet

http://guardianlv.com/2015/06/nasa-denies-doomsday-asteroid-yet-works-on-nuclear-defense-for-apocalyptic-event/

International Business Times

http://www.ibtimes.com/asteroid-day-2015-experts-call-acceleration-efforts-detect-track-near-earth-asteroids-1989620

Daily Mail

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3144255/Could-Britain-hit-deadly-TSUNAMI-Software-reveals-likely-asteroid-impact-corridors-Norfolk-coast-risk.html

Weather.com

http://www.weather.com/science/space/news/asteroid-day-cosmic-threats

Metro.co.uk

http://metro.co.uk/2015/06/30/why-a-giant-asteroid-may-be-the-best-end-to-life-on-earth-5272750/

Der Standard

http://derstandard.at/2000018309499/Internationaler-Asteroiden-Tag-widmet-sich-Bedrohung-aus-dem-All

Al Jazeera

http://america.aljazeera.com/articles/2015/6/30/asteroid-day.html

Irish Times

http://www.irishtimes.com/news/science/look-out-it-s-almost-asteroid-day-1.2266067

Wired.co.uk

http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2015-06/29/disaster-playground-film-asteroid-day

Telegraph

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/science/space/11706738/How-close-are-we-to-asteroid-obliteration.html

Express (UK)

http://www.express.co.uk/news/nature/587608/Mountain-sized-asteroid-wipe-Earth-heading-our-way-month-Brian-May-Brian-Cox-meteorite

NBC News

http://www.nbcnews.com/science/space/asteroid-day-takes-aim-our-cosmic-blind-spot-threats-above-n383496

Washington’s Top News

http://wtop.com/science/2015/06/marking-the-first-asteroid-day/

Science2.0

http://www.science20.com/robert_inventor/asteroid_day_today_30th_june_lets_find_these_rocks_and_deflect_them-156376

IB Times

http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/asteroid-day-what-biggest-danger-us-1508155?utm_medium=twitter&utm_source=twitterfeed

LATERCERA

http://www.latercera.com/noticia/tendencias/2015/06/659-636407-9-la-cruzada-del-guitarrista-de-queen-contra-los-asteroides.shtml

CBS NEWS

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/calendar-week-of-june-29/

Motherboard

http://motherboard.vice.com/read/the-underfunded-disorganized-plan-to-save-earth-from-the-next-giant-asteroid

CNN.com

http://edition.cnn.com/2015/06/27/world/asteroid-day-declaration-irpt/index.html

International Business Times

http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/asteroid-day-asteroids-are-given-bad-reputation-angels-death-doom-destruction-1508149

Astronomynow.com

http://astronomynow.com/2015/06/25/global-asteroid-day-events-and-webcasts-set-for-june-30/

Engadget

http://www.engadget.com/2015/06/23/nasa-nukes-asteroid-day/

International Business Times

http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/asteroid-day-everything-you-need-know-about-saving-world-space-rocks-1507950

SpaceRef

http://spaceref.com/news/viewpr.html?pid=46185

RTE (Irish Wire)

http://guardianlv.com/2015/06/nasa-denies-doomsday-asteroid-yet-works-on-nuclear-defense-for-apocalyptic-event/

Techworm

http://www.techworm.net/2015/06/nasa-to-use-nukes-to-destroy-comets-and-asteroids.html

Astronomy Magazine

http://www.astronomy.com/news/2015/06/get-set-for-asteroid-day

Huffington Post

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/06/24/nasa-nuke-asteroid-plan_n_7651004.html

Irish Examiner

http://www.irishexaminer.com/examviral/science-world/6-things-you-need-to-know-about-asteroid-day-338766.html

BT

http://home.bt.com/news/uk-news/6-things-you-need-to-know-about-asteroid-day-11363988520273

SpaceRef

http://www.spaceref.com/news/viewpr.html?pid=46165

New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/19/science/agencies-make-plans-to-step-up-planetary-defense.html?_r=0

UK Express

http://www.express.co.uk/news/nature/585344/PICTURED-shocking-number-asteroids-hit-Earth-NASA-knows-Slooh-Icarus-Canary-Islands

Aosta Sera

http://www.aostasera.it/articoli/2015/06/17/36415/si-terra-allosservatorio-astronomico-di-saint-barthelemy-il-primo-asteroid-day

APA

http://www.ots.at/presseaussendung/OTS_20150617_OTS0073/steine-die-vom-himmel-fallen-der-first-asteroid-day-im-nhm-wien-soll-wissen-ueber-gefahren-und-bedeutung-von-asteroiden-foerdern-bild

UK Express

http://www.express.co.uk/news/nature/585066/VIDEO-1km-asteroid-Earth-hit-ravage-continent-Slooh-Icarus-astronomer-Bob-Berman

Softpedia

http://news.softpedia.com/news/This-Coming-June-30-Marks-the-First-Ever-Official-Asteroid-Day-484419.shtml

UK Express

http://www.express.co.uk/news/nature/584660/WATCH-LIVE-1km-long-astroid-that-could-WIPE-OUT-mankind-to-fly-past-past-Earth-TODAY

Astronomy Now

http://astronomynow.com/2015/06/15/see-earth-crossing-asteroid-icarus-in-closest-approach-for-75-years/

Business Standard

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/queen-s-brian-may-helps-raise-funds-to-save-world-from-earth-killing-asteroids-115061500465_1.html

Daily News and Analysis (DNA)

http://www.dnaindia.com/entertainment/report-queen-s-brian-may-helps-raise-funds-to-save-world-from-earth-killing-asteroids-2095877

The UK Mirror

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/brian-aims-help-save-world-5882192

Guardian/The Observer

http://www.theguardian.com/science/2015/jun/13/asteroid-day-anniversary-tunguska-siberia

UK Daily Mail

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3123772/Rocker-Brian-stars-backing-project-scientists-warn-real-risk-humanity-small-asteroid-hits-Earth.html

The Washington Post: Bang Showbiz

http://news.softpedia.com/news/This-Coming-June-30-Marks-the-First-Ever-Official-Asteroid-Day-484419.shtml

Discovery
Ch. 24 CapeTown, SA
Yahoo! News

http://www.channel24.co.za/TV/News/Discovery-Science-going-stellar-for-Asteroid-Day-20150612

Fusion

http://fusion.net/story/148700/apocalypse-meow/

 

Inside Science

http://www.insidescience.org/content/accelerating-search-killer-asteroids/2981

New Scientist

http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn27764-dont-fear-apocalyptic-asteroids-youre-safer-than-you-think.html

The Observer

http://www.theguardian.com/science/2015/jun/13/asteroid-day-anniversary-tunguska-siberia

The New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/19/science/agencies-make-plans-to-step-up-planetary-defense.html?_r=0

Newsweek

http://www.newsweek.com/2015/06/19/we-can-save-ourselves-earth-destroying-asteroids-someone-has-pay-341823.html

 

December 2014 / Early 2015UK Telegraph

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/11272393/Asteroids-could-wipe-out-humanity-warn-Richard-Dawkins-and-Brian-Cox.html

 

Billboard

http://www.billboard.com/articles/news/6363667/asteroid-day-brian-may-danger-mouse-peter-gabriel

 

LA TIMES

http://www.latimes.com/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-asteroids-will-rock-you-20141203-story.html

 

RT

http://rt.com/uk/211139-asteroid-strike-warning-campaigners/

 

International Business Times (also published in AU)

http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/asteroid-day-brian-may-says-we-are-living-borrowed-time-big-impact-1477991

 

Irish Examiner

http://www.irishexaminer.com/examviral/science-world/why-brian-may-wants-june-30-to-become-asteroid-day-300930.html

 

Voice Chronicle

http://www.voicechronicle.com/201412-asteroid-day-aims-create-awareness-asteroids-comets

 

SPACE.com

http://www.space.com/27921-asteroid-day-dangerous-near-earth-objects.html

http://ct.moreover.com/?a=19748403830&p=y3&v=1&x=kmuVVmE0y03OoGs9N9YsBA

 

SFGate

Scientists warn of risk to planet from orbiting asteroids – SFGate

http://www.sfgate.com/science/article/Scientists-warn-of-risk-to-planet-from-orbiting-5933589.php

 

MSN News

‘Asteroid Day’ to Raise Awareness of Space Rock Threat

http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/technology/asteroid-day-to-raise-awareness-of-space-rock-threat/ar-BBgiWeG

 

Yonhap News Agency Online

http://www.yonhapnews.co.kr/international/2014/12/04/0606000000AKR20141204081500009.HTML

 

Newsweek

Call Flash, Savior of the Universe!

http://www.newsweek.com/call-flash-savior-universe-288993

 

Yahoo! Canada News

‘Asteroid Day’ to Raise Awareness of Space Rock Threat

https://ca.news.yahoo.com/asteroid-day-raise-awareness-space-rock-threat-233658926.html

 

SpaceRef.com

Declaration to Increase Detection of Dangerous Asteroids by 100X Signed | SpaceRef

http://www.spaceref.com/news/viewpr.html?pid=44569

 

e! Science News

‘Asteroid Day’ to Raise Awareness of Space Rock Threat

http://esciencenews.com/sources/space.com/2014/12/03/asteroid.day.raise.awareness.space.rock.threat

 

One News Page

The time to tackle killer asteroids is NOW, warn scientists

http://www.onenewspage.com/n/Science/750roonnd/The-time-to-tackle-killer-asteroids-is-NOW.htm

 

Aerotech News and Review

Event introduces attendees to NASA’s aviation contributions

http://www.aerotechnews.com/news/2014/12/03/event-introduces-attendees-to-nasas-aviation-contributions/

 

Maekyung

http://news.mk.co.kr/newsRead.php?sc=50100001&year=2014&no=1493327

http://news.mk.co.kr/newsRead.php?sc=30300003&year=2014&no=1493513

 

PRENSA

Scientific community asks for greater prevention of asteroid impact

http://www.laprensasa.com/309_america-in-english/2826632_scientific-community-asks-for-greater-prevention-of-asteroid-impact.html

 

Phenomenica

The time to tackle killer asteroids is NOW, warn scientists: Leading experts call for urgent action to save the human race

http://ct.moreover.com/?a=19747701665&p=y3&v=1&x=rJIwcNcK2UvVgnY811a-7A

 

DailyMe

‘Asteroid Day’ to Raise Awareness of Space Rock Threat

http://dailyme.com/story/2014120400000128/-asteroid-day-to-raise-awareness-of-space-rock-threat

 

CapitalBay.com

The time to tackle killer asteroids is NOW, warn scientists

http://www.capitalbay.com/news/611231-the-time-to-tackle-killer-asteroids-is-now-warn-scientists.html

 

SatNews Online Magazine

Satnews Publishers: Daily Satellite News

http://www.satnews.com/story.php?number=1346851566

 

Alianza Metropolitan News

Scientific community asks for greater prevention of asteroid impact

http://noticias.alianzanews.com/309_hispanic-world/2826632_scientific-community-asks-for-greater-prevention-of-asteroid-impact.html

 

Kdaily

http://www.kdaily.com/news/newsView.php?id=20141204800154&spage=1

 

NATE

http://news.nate.com/view/20141204n18479?mid=n0600

 

Astronomy Roundup

CambridgeNews published Cambridge professor Lord Martin Rees launches Asteroid Day to…

http://ct.moreover.com/?a=19750691551&p=y3&v=1&x=wYx-TlKzzWD6dIS6pcDK8Q

 

Asteroid Day a a Global Day of Awareness is Slated for June 30, 2015

http://ct.moreover.com/?a=19746773898&p=y3&v=1&x=sTjJsGOywITaEQPlkAidSA

 

Cambodian Times

Scientists announce ‘asteroid day’ to spread global awareness about killer asteroids

http://www.cambodiantimes.com/index.php/sid/228213119

 

FLORIDA SPACErePORT

http://ct.moreover.com/?a=19754709905&p=y3&v=1&x=L3cBgKThIScyLk0yGWWn4g

 

News today

Know thy enemy: the million space rocks we must find

http://ct.moreover.com/?a=19754385223&p=y3&v=1&x=Csqg95yLu8kutigrJWPBwQ

 

 

Breezzle.com

http://ct.moreover.com/?a=19751061019&p=y3&v=1&x=fPPMwnHF7LTGfGUqq-ddyg

 

 

HttpInsider.com

http://www.httpinsider.com/asteroid-day-to-raise-awareness-of-space-rock-threat.html

ttp://ct.moreover.com/?a=19749365983&p=y3&v=1&x=OtprTZBE90Jv69Tm7Iz–w

 

Planetary Society Press Wire: Declaration to 100x increase detection of dangerou…

http://ct.moreover.com/?a=19748618078&p=y3&v=1&x=4wUnFzEYl_D66WW988wGSA

 

NHNE Pulse

100x Asteroid Declaration

http://ct.moreover.com/?a=19747423748&p=y3&v=1&x=KTIz_Blg4gnpnYgpficCLg

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