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Giant Asteroid “Speckles” Analyzed by NASA’s Dawn Giant Asteroid “Speckles” Analyzed by NASA’s Dawn

New images released by NASA have provided scientists their best view yet of the black spots seen on the surface of the giant asteroid Vesta. The new research suggests that the protoplanet may have received the carbon-rich material through large …

Huge Asteroid Hurtling Towards Earth: Someone Call Bruce Willis Huge Asteroid Hurtling Towards Earth: Someone Call Bruce Willis

It’s been a good year for watching the sky so far; just in the past couple of months, we’ve been treated to a super moon, the transit of Venus, and an annular solar eclipse. And tonight, for some lucky people, …