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Death By Giant Meteor – Neil DeGrasse Tyson

Death By Giant Meteor – Neil DeGrasse Tyson 150 150 Asteroid Day

https://youtu.be/xaW4Ol3_M1o Celebrity astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson discusses Apophis, a large asteroid forecast to pass dangerously close to the Earth in the year 2029. —– Neil DeGrasse Tyson discusses “Death by…

Defending Earth From Asteroids With Neil DeGrasse Tyson

Defending Earth From Asteroids With Neil DeGrasse Tyson 150 150 Asteroid Day

There are about a million near-Earth asteroids that are large enough to substantially damage or destroy a major city, as evidenced by the explosion over Chelyabinsk, Russia, in February 2013…

Changing The Course Of The Solar System – Dr. Ed Lu At TEDxMarin

Changing The Course Of The Solar System – Dr. Ed Lu At TEDxMarin 150 150 Asteroid Day

https://youtu.be/KAlF4xxRTwI A NASA Astronaut — with a compelling new mission to change the course of the solar system. Dr. Lu served as a NASA Astronaut for 12 years. He flew…

First Interstellar Asteroid Wows Scientists

First Interstellar Asteroid Wows Scientists 150 150 Asteroid Day

https://youtu.be/fbL1ZoAQgUU Scientists were surprised and delighted to detect –for the first time– an interstellar asteroid passing through our solar system. Additional observations brought more surprises: the object is cigar-shaped with…

David Jewitt talks about asteroids with activity

David Jewitt talks about asteroids with activity 150 150 Asteroid Day

https://youtu.be/kyii9S0Vt8E Classically asteroids are considered to be just rocks, and comets to display evaporation of gases and dust release, making impressive comas and tails. However, this picture has changed in…