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Near-Earth Objects

A simple and easy implementation of the class space rock shooter. Features -HD graphics for iPhone 4 and the newest iPod Touch. -Game Center...

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Torino - Near Earth Objects

Torino uses data from NASAs Near-Earth Object program to monitor asteroids and comets with near Earth orbits. Our planet is constantly encountering...

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Arcade Classics - Relive the 80s

Play any game out of a selection of up to 5 super arcade style games.

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Aneo

Regularly updated with latest data on approaching Near Earth Objects such as comets and asteroids, Aneo Application provides specific details on...

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Asteroid Tracker

Asteroid Tracker is a science aggregation app that displays tracking information about Near Earth Objects from the NASA NEO program.If you have...

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SpaceMap

Discover the Universe around us, beyond the Solar System to the outer frontiers of the Virgo super cluster, out of our galaxy.Look at the...

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iNEO - Asteroid Closest to Earth

Occasionally the news has a report of an asteroid that came close to the earth but what about today, right now? How close is an asteroid to the...

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Space Weather App

Space weather is the concept of changing environmental conditions in near-Earth space or the space from the Sun's atmosphere to the Earth's...

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Space Communications and Navigation: NetworKing

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Space Communications and Navigation (SCaN) Program is responsible for providing...

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Space Cleaner

Not only satellites, space stations and astronauts rotate around the Earth in space. Tons of various objects (and possibly subjects!) hang right...

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Survey finds fewer near-Earth asteroids than once thought

Researchers have now spotted more than 90 percent of the so-called "planet buster" asteroids in nearby orbits and none poses a threat to Earth. But thousands of midsize bodies remain to be found.

By September 29, 2011

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Sharper images of dwarf-planet Ceres show strange bright spots

NASA's Dawn mission is closing in on Ceres, and it's looking ahead to getting a better gander at craters and mysterious spots on the the dwarf planet's surface.

By February 18, 2015

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Asteroid to swoop by Earth on January 26

You don't have to duck, but a good-sized asteroid will make a fairly close flyby of Earth at the end of the month.

By January 14, 2015

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Deep-space radio waves 'heard' at opposite points on Earth

Anomaly no more? Radio observatories in Australia and Puerto Rico have both now picked up brief bursts of radio waves from beyond our galaxy.

By July 15, 2014

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See where 26 asteroids smacked Earth with A-bomb force

The B612 Foundation highlights the fact that asteroids come a-knockin' 3 to 10 times more frequently than previously thought. But don't freak out; most explode too high up to cause damage on the ground.

By April 22, 2014

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NASA asks citizen scientists to become ‘asteroid hunters’

In an effort to avoid a potential apocalypse, the space agency is holding a contest to get people to help it discover deadly asteroids.

By March 10, 2014

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Dangerous but beautiful: An asteroid we still don't want to meet

NASA camera snaps image of the potentially hazardous near-Earth object known as 1998 KN3 as it makes its way past the Orion Nebula.

By August 26, 2013

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Earth in crossfire on NASA hazardous asteroid map

Earth is near the center of a tangled mass of potentially hazardous asteroids. But there's little to worry about.

By August 13, 2013

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NASA's plan to bag an asteroid wins place in Obama's budget

Fiscal 2014 budget also seeks to give the U.S. the capacity to again send American crews to the International Space Station, without having to rely on foreign nations' space programs.

By April 10, 2013

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Canada orbits suitcase-size camera to hunt asteroids

With its small telescope, the Near-Earth Object Surveillance Satellite is looking for space rocks that could devastate our planet.

By February 26, 2013