December 2, 2021

Dart, a 500 kg “dart” that deflects an asteroid for NASA

DECRYPTION – This planetary defense test is being carried out in collaboration with Europe, which will study the impact crater in 2026. Is humanity capable ...
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Discovery of the asteroid closest to the Sun

DECRYPTION – The surface of this object is resistant to temperatures up to 500 ° C. American astronomers have just made an astonishing discovery by ...
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Japan is preparing to collect stardust

DECRYPTION – The Hayabusa-2 probe is to bring back to Earth this Saturday small grains taken from an asteroid. It’s a pinch of stardust, nothing ...
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