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NEOShield Project Summary
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This project summary is part of the EC Publication Eye on Space: Space Research projects under the 7th Framework Programme for Research (4th call), which can be accessed here. It contains a similar summary on all the projects co-financed by the European Commission under the 4th call of the 7th Framework Programme (FP7) for Space Research.
Asteroid Defence: When things get too close for comfort
by Alan Harris
Issue: 136/137 - Making Science Fun - 9 April 2013
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Professor Alan Harris of NEOShield Project coordinator DLR (Institute of Planetary Research), discusses the international defence against asteroids. When things get too close for comfort recognises the probability of Earth endangering objects, the criticalness of warning time and the global importance of asteroid defence. Visit here, to read the current issue of DLR Magazine.