Americans Want Space Program To Focus On Asteroids And Robot UseSo much for walking on the moon again... a new poll says Americans would prefer that the space program focus on potential asteroid impacts, scientific research and using robots.
Small Asteroid Hits Earth Hours After Being Spotted By AstronomersA small asteroid slammed into the 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.
NASA Chasing Asteroid To Collect Gravel SamplesNASA is launching a spacecraft to an exotic black rock named Bennu, vacuuming up handfuls of gravel from the surface and then, in a grand finale, delivering the pay dirt all the way back to Earth.
Denton Sprays for Mosquitoes Near Zika Patient's HomeThe City of Denton targeted the yards of 22 homes to spray where mosquitoes could breed after a resident returned from Puerto Rico with the Zika virus.
Asteroid TalkThe guys review funny audio from a weather forecast and reveal their plans should an asteroid hit the Earth.
Asteroid Passing Earth Will Be Closer Than MoonAn asteroid is headed this way. But even though it will come closer than the moon, astronomers say it will pose no danger.
Meteorites Slam Into Russia As Asteroid PassesA meteor streaked through the sky and exploded Friday over Russia's Ural Mountains with the power of an atomic bomb. Various videos have emerged which captured the streaking meteor.
Whitt's End: 2.15.13You can keep blaming Tony Romo and crying that the Cowboys will never win with him as quarterback, and I’ll just keep getting people like Troy Aikman and Warren Moon and Brian Billick and Babe Laufenberg to speak the contrary.
Asteroid Set To Miss Earth By 17,150 MilesNASA promised that the asteroid would miss Earth by 17,150 miles, avoiding catastrophe. But that's still closer than many communication and weather satellites.
Asteroid Coming Close To Earth, But Just 'Passing By'An asteroid coming close to the earth next week doesn't have much of a name. But then again, it is just passing by.
Ross Perot Part Of Asteroid Mining VentureA Texas billionaire financing space robots, mining near-earth asteroids for platinum and gold, may sound like the plot line to the latest 3-D adventure movie, but it isn’t.
West Texas College Student Discovers AsteroidWhile awaiting confirmation that she has, indeed, discovered a new asteroid, a West Texas college student is working on what to name the cosmic rock.
Giant Asteroid Could Pose Threat To Earth In 2040Scientists are keeping a close eye on a big asteroid that may pose an impact threat to Earth in a few decades.