Asteroid Belt

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Name: Asteroid Belt
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

eBay Enterprise & FICO Improve the Purchase Journey

I recently bought a Guardians of the Galaxy action figure for a kid’s birthday, and now I’m being stalked online by Star Lord. An innocent purchase decision turned into unwanted and annoyingly inappropriate spam. Thus is the complaint of the modern ... [Published Banking Analytics Blog - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 2 reports

Starwatch: The ice giants | Science

Illustration: NASA, E Karkoschka, ESA, H B Hammel and STScI When Pluto was exiled to the class of dwarf planets in 2006, it left a solar system of eight planets that could be divided neatly into two sets of four. Closer to the Sun we have the smaller ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Scotland’s young yes campaigners say it’s not the economy, stupid | Vonny Moyes

'The pervasive gripe seems to be that if the economy is not your number one, you're not taking it seriously' Photograph: Matt Cardy/Instead of the usual Jesus fans and animal rights champions, Edinburgh’s Princes Street has most recently housed the carnival-like ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Top 10 myths about about space we need to stop believing

An asteroid belt around the bright star Vega.Should you be getting your facts about space from Hollywood? Probably not. Here are ten myths about space you should stop believing.1. We explode in spaceLike many of the myths that will follow, this idea was ... [Published Impact Lab - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

‘Venus Zone': The Anti-Habitable Area Around A Star That Can Breed Hell

Want to stay on top of all the space news? Follow @universetoday on TwitterA radar view of Venus taken by the Magellan spacecraft, with some gaps filled in by the Pioneer Venus orbiter. Credit: NASA/JPLOur hothouse planet of the solar system, Venus , ... [Published Universe Today - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 2 reports

Doomsday ahead?

12:03 am 400 asteroid impacts to destroy life between 2017-2113London: NASA has recently revealed new data, which has made scientists believe that around 400 asteroid impacts with the earth between 2017 and 2113, which could destroy the planet, reports ... [Published The Freepress Journal - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 1 reports

No, We’re Not Facing an Onslaught of Asteroid Impacts

No. Seriously? No.Drawing by Stocktrek Images, Inc. / Alamy, modified by Today — Sunday, Sep. 7, 2014 — at about 18:00 UTC, a small asteroid named 2014 RC will harmlessly pass by the Earth, though at the close distance of very roughly 40,000 km. I wrote ... [Published Slate Magazine - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 2 reports

400 asteroid impacts may destroy 'life on earth' between 2017-2113

NASA has recently revealed new data, which has made scientists believe that around 400 asteroid impacts with the earth between 2017 and 2113, which could destroy the planet.It was mentioned that previously unknown asteroid belt that has been located in ... [Published Business Standard India - Sep 06 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

6 myths about Outer Space

Television and movies can be educational, but they can also mislead. Take a look at these myths about outer space. Odds are, you heard about them first from TV or a movie.Myth #1: Meteorites are hot. Many people would think it unwise to pick up a meteorite ... [Published Machine Design - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Astronomy Collision history written in rock

Meteorites recovered in California have yielded details about their collision-filled journey from the Solar System's asteroid belt.The fragments (pictured) originated from a meteoroid whose fiery descent lit up the night sky over San Francisco in 201 ... [Published BioPortfolio - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Asteroid belt (buckle)

Jason Ruane bought a chunk of meteoric ore from the 1947 Sikhote-Alin impact (which originated in the asteroid belt) and welded it to a belt buckle, creating a genuine "asteroid belt." Man-made Asteroid Belt ( via Evil Mad Scientist Labs ) ... [Published Boing Boing - Aug 25 2014]
Entities: Asteroid Belt
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Origins of meteorites traced back billions of years

SAN FRANCISCO - The space rocks that fell on a Novato rooftop and other North Bay sites two years ago are relics of a monster collision with Earth that formed the moon more than 4.5 billion years ago, scientists believe.The six battered meteorites called ... [Published Inland News Today - Aug 24 2014]

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"We’re trying to raise awareness,” said “Admiral” Charles White, a knowledge manager at NASA’a Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, who organized the building of the Mars Rover Art Car, also called MRAC or "Dustiny" (a play on playa conditions). “I was very alarmed by how many people still believe the sun goes around the earth, according to a recent study by the National Science Foundation. That ignorance is still out there. A lot of people see science as stuffy, but it’s not. How else can we explore the planets? I want to convey to the public that science can be fun."
...engines and a different electronic controller so we could resume thrusting quickly," said Marc Rayman, Dawn mission director and chief engineer. "We have a plan in place to revive this disabled component later this year."
"This anomaly presented the team with an intricate and elaborate puzzle to solve" said Robert Mase, Dawn project manager at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California
"The pervasive gripe seems to be that if the economy is not your number one, you're not taking it seriously" Photograph: Matt Cardy/

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Radiation strike slows down NASA's Dawn spacecraft [Published Spaceflight Now - 13 hours ago]
Dawn spacecraft to asteroid Ceres recovers afte... [Published EarthSky - Sep 18 2014]
Safe Mode Slows Dawn Mission's Progress to Ceres [Published Discovery Channel - Sep 18 2014]
Here's Where the Comet-Hunting Rosetta Spacecra... [Published Motherboard Magazine - Sep 17 2014]
Dawn Operating Normally After Safe Mode Triggered [Published SpaceRef - Sep 17 2014]
eBay Enterprise & FICO Improve the Purchase Jou... [Published Banking Analytics Blog - Sep 15 2014]
Starwatch: The ice giants | Science [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 15 2014]
Starwatch: The ice giants [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 14 2014]
Starwatch: The ice giants [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 14 2014]
Scotland’s young yes campaigners say it’s not t... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 14 2014]
Top 10 myths about about space we need to stop ... [Published Impact Lab - Sep 12 2014]
Asteroid Threat [Published Dissident Voice - Sep 12 2014]
49 http://oconestop.com/about.html dzx fvdsgvfd... [Published Student Village - Sep 12 2014]
‘Venus Zone': The Anti-Habitable Area Around A ... [Published Universe Today - Sep 11 2014]
Shock asteroid warning: Earth faces 100 years o... [Published Sott.net - Sep 10 2014]
Binary Stars: The Likelihood of Planets [Published Centauri Dreams - Sep 10 2014]
Doomsday ahead? [Published The Freepress Journal - Sep 10 2014]
Written in Bone: The Murtchison Meteorite [Published Daily Kos - Sep 09 2014]
Interview with Peter Darrach, author of 'Tavern... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 09 2014]
Around 400 asteroid impacts may destroy the pla... [Published Kicker Daily News - Sep 09 2014]
Meteorite strike in Nicaragua puzzles experts [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 08 2014]
NASA Dawn Journal - August 31, 2014 [Published SpaceRef - Sep 08 2014]
No, We’re Not Facing an Onslaught of Asteroid I... [Published Slate Magazine - Sep 07 2014]
400 asteroid impacts may destroy 'life on earth... [Published Business Standard India - Sep 06 2014]
400 asteroid impacts may destroy `life on earth... [Published TruthDive - Sep 06 2014]
6 myths about Outer Space [Published Machine Design - Sep 05 2014]
The Best Free Apps for September 5, 2014 [Published Technology Tell - Sep 05 2014]
Three Pathways Into the 1980s [Published Wired News - Sep 01 2014]
Astronomy Collision history written in rock [Published BioPortfolio - Aug 28 2014]
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Dawn spacecraft to asteroid Ceres recovers afte... [Published EarthSky - Sep 18 2014]
Artist’s concept of Dawn spacecraft at asteroid Ceres. Due to this setback, the craft is now scheduled to arrive at Ceres in April 2015, a month later than planned. Image via NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA NASA’s Dawn spacecraft – now in route to the asteroid ...
eBay Enterprise & FICO Improve the Purchase Jou... [Published Banking Analytics Blog - Sep 15 2014]
I recently bought a Guardians of the Galaxy action figure for a kid’s birthday, and now I’m being stalked online by Star Lord. An innocent purchase decision turned into unwanted and annoyingly inappropriate spam. Thus is the complaint of the modern ...
Binary Stars: The Likelihood of Planets [Published Centauri Dreams - Sep 10 2014]
In Greg Bear’s novel Queen of Angels (Gollancz, 1990), a robotic probe called AXIS (Automated eXplorer of Interstellar Space) has used antimatter propulsion to make a fifteen-year crossing to Alpha Centauri. The world’s various networks of the future ...
Asteroid belt (buckle) [Published Boing Boing - Aug 25 2014]
Jason Ruane bought a chunk of meteoric ore from the 1947 Sikhote-Alin impact (which originated in the asteroid belt) and welded it to a belt buckle, creating a genuine "asteroid belt." Man-made Asteroid Belt ( via Evil Mad Scientist Labs ) ...
Event into space - North-America - USA [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Aug 08 2014]
EDIS Number: CO-20140808-44843-USA Date / time: 08/08/2014 04:05:45 [UTC] Event: Event into space Area: North-America Country: USA State/County: State of Alabama Location: [Near to Henagar] Number of Deads: N/A Number of Injured: N/A Number ...
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