Newly discovered asteroid approaching Earth Monday
Considering the explosion of the meteor over Chelyabinsk, Russia in February, 2013, it's obvious that even such a relatively small space rock is ...
Bavarian town of Nördlingen built in a 14 million year old meteorimpact crater
Bavarian town of Nördlingen built in a 14 million year old meteor impact crater. (source) · 20 hours ago. 2,855 points. Image options. view album page.
First known Terrestrial Impact of a Binary Asteroid from a Main Belt Breakup Event
Approximately 470 million years ago one of the largest cosmic catastrophes occurred in our solar system since the accretion of the planets. A 200-km large asteroid was disrupted by a collision in the Main Asteroid Belt, which spawned fragments into Earth crossing orbits.
Astronomers image the exploding fireball stage of a nova
Astronomers at Georgia State University's Center for High Angular Resolution Astronomy (CHARA) have observed the expanding thermonuclear ...
Early-Stage Fireball in Nova's Thermonuclear Explosion Captured for Rare Observation Opportunity
Supernova (Photo : Reuters) Pictured is an X-ray and infrared image of a supernova explosion, not the one from the latest study. For the first time, ...
The First Look At An Exploding Fireball From A White Dwarf Star Going Nova
Scientists have for the first time observed a huge thermonuclear fireball exploding from a white dwarf going nova about 14,800 light years from Earth.
2014 The Year of "CERTAIN Uncertainty" ™; Meteors, Asteroids, Comets, and MORE!!