Small Asteroid Hits Earth Hours After Being Spotted By AstronomersA small asteroid slammed into Earth's atmosphere on June 2 just a few hours after it was discovered racing toward the planet, according to NASA.
'Lost' Asteroid To Pass Close To Earth TodayAn asteroid that was lost by tracking satellites eight years ago has been spotted again as it prepares to make a close pass by the Earth on May 15.
Earth Has Near Miss With Asteroid Spotted Just Hours EarlierAn asteroid came alarmingly close to striking the Earth on April 15, just hours after the large space rock was spotted flying through the solar system.
'Potentially Hazardous' Asteroid To Pass Earth On Super Bowl SundayThe Super Bowl asteroid is predicted to pass by the Earth at around 4:30 p.m. ET on Feb. 4., just two hours before the Eagles and Patriots kick off that night.
Jetliner-Sized Asteroid Set To 'Nearly Miss' Earth On October 12The asteroid is reportedly larger than one that struck the city of Chelyabinsk in Russia in 2013.
NASA Decides To Capture Boulder, Not Whole AsteroidNASA's proposed mission would send a robotic spacecraft to remove a large boulder from an asteroid for later study by astronauts.
Huge Asteroid Passing By Earth Won't Do So Again For Next 200 YearsAn astronomical event will happen later this month that the world won’t see for the next 200 years.
NASA Inspector Blasts Asteroid Protection ProgramThe space agency's Inspector General warns the Near Earth Objects program needs to be better organized and managed, with a bigger staff.
NASA: Asteroid Will Pass 'Very Close' To Earth On SundayNASA announced that a small asteroid will safely pass "very close" to Earth on Sept. 7.
'Beast' Asteroid That Will Buzz By Earth Big Enough To Wipe Out A City
NASA Chief: Ultimate Goal Is "Boots On The Ground On Mars"Bolden says ambitious plan to capture an asteroid is just another step towards landing humans on the Red Planet.
Icy Rings Discovered Around AsteroidAstronomers stunned to find two icy rings around a non-planetary object.