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SCIENTISTS ROCK | EPISODE 1 | OUR STORY

Asteroid Day supporters tell the story behind Asteroid Day.

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FEATURE FILM
The film that inspired the creation of Asteroid Day. Damon Miller is a filmmaker grappling with the pressures of an impoverished profession and a dissolving relationship. One routine assignment will change his life as he is involved in the disturbing research into Near-Earth Objects.

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Scott Manley and Asteroid Day present a monthly series where Scott talks about asteroids and astronomy with supporters of the Asteroid Day 100x declaration.

Astronauts in Conversation

INTERVIEW
Asteroid Day Co-Founder and Filmmaker Grig Richters has produced “Astronauts in Conversation” – a new film series with legendary space explorers Michel Tognini, Andre Kuipers, Helen Sharman, Richard Richards and Dorin Prunariu.
In this episode of “Scientists Rock”, experts and Asteroid Day supporters tell the story of how Asteroid Day began.
Scientists Rock – a seven-part Asteroid Day series. The video series highlights the origins of Asteroid Day and the importance of asteroid detection, deflection, asteroid characterization, and having an emergency response plan. Each episode is different and gives insight to why asteroid awareness is critical. Asteroid Day supporters featured in the series include: Brian May, Rusty Schweickart, Peter Gabriel, Lord Martin Rees, Debbie Lewis, Mark Boslough, Ed Lu, Bill Nye, Patrick Michel, Lynne Jones, and Carolyn Shoemaker. Neil deGrasse Tyson narrate the series.
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Resolution: 1920x1080P | H264 | 25 fps
Produced by Asteroid Day. Narrated by Neil deGrasse Tyson
Featuring (in order of appearance): Asteroid Day Expert Panel, Clark Chapman, Gregory Leonard, Moritz von Zeddelmann, Eric Christensen, Brian May, Rusty Schweickart, Bill Nye, Lord Martin Rees, Grig Richters, Mark Boslough, Patrick Michel, Debbie Lewis, Peter Gabriel, Danica Remy, Alexei Leonov, Jill Tarter, Stephen Fry, Carolyn Shoemaker, Geoff Notkin, Jimmy Kimmel, Peter Birtwhistle
Footage & Special Thanks: 2015 Asteroid Day Event Organisers, Asteroid Day, B612, California Academy of Sciences, Catalina Sky Survey, Discovery Science, ESA, Films United, Gary Greenberg, Heathrow Airport, History Channel, Josh Rosen, Leonid Kulik, Marc Hutchings, Max Alexander, OSIRIS-REx, Scott Manley, Sound Disposition, TED, TEDx Vilnius, University of Arizona
Music by (in order of appearance): NASA, Paul MottramGalactic MissionBrian May – Last Horizon performed Live in Sheffield (2005). Return of the Champions. Queen + Paul Rodgers
Subtitles created by: Hani Mohammadi, Lukas Macak, Betina Hansen, Arnaud Bienvenu, Nyoman A. Swetasurya, Gianluca Masi, Istvan Fulop, Makoto Yoshikawa, Silvia Pco, Lucas Marques, Helena, Jennifer Arriaga andManuel Bauerle
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