Asteroid horror: Freak DOUBLE rock Didymos heads Earthwards as NASA plans to deflect it

Express.co.uk | 8/20/2019 | Staff
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The Hera mission will be presented to ESA’s Space19+ meeting this November, where Europe’s space ministers will take a final decision on flying the mission, as part of the Agency's broader planetary defence initiatives that aim to protect European and world citizens.

DART will then hit the smaller asteroid, which is about 160 metres in length, “nine times faster than a bullet, approximately...
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