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Asteroid 2013 TX68 close approach

Asteroid 2013 TX68 is due to make a close approach to Earth early this March, but scientists are not exactly sure just how close the space rock will come… Estimated to be around 30 metres (100 feet) in diameter, the NEO will zip past Earth on the 5th, passing us at a distance of between 17,700 km (11,000 miles) and

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Bright Fireball over Pennsylvania, January 30th 2016

A large, particularly bright fireball streaked through the skies of Pennsylvania at the weekend, creating a bright display that could be seen for miles. The meteor was spotted on January 30th at around 6:16pm ET, with the majority of sightings reported in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. However, witnesses from Virginia, Washington DC, Maryland, North Carolina, New York, Delaware, Ohio, West

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SSA-NEO Final Presentation Day 2016

Tomorrow, on the 2nd of February 2016, a Final Presentation Day event will be held at ESRIN in the Magellan meeting room. Featured will be a presentation of the results gathered from the NEO-related activities carried out within the framework of the ESA Space Situational Awareness Programme. Check out the agenda for the day here. A live stream will also be available

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