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NASA spacecraft will first reveal an asteroid, then crash into it

NASA’s DART mission will crash into an asteroid’s moon today

The DART mission, or the Double Asteroid Redirection Test, will crash into space rock at 7:14 p.m. ET after launching 10 months ago. The spacecraft will attempt to affect the movement of an asteroid through space. A live feed of images captured by the spacecraft will be available on NASA’s website beginning at 6 p.m. …

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NASA is about to crash a spacecraft into an asteroid.  Here's why the mission could one day save humanity.

NASA is about to crash a spacecraft into an asteroid. Here’s why the mission could one day save humanity.

More than 6.5 million kilometers from Earth, a cosmic collision is imminent. In a one-of-a-kind maneuver, a NASA spacecraft is about to intentionally crash into an asteroid to test if deflecting a space rock could ever save Earth from a potentially catastrophic impact. The crash is scheduled for 7:14 p.m. ET Monday. Live coverage will …

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NASA spacecraft will first reveal an asteroid, then crash into it

NASA spacecraft will first reveal an asteroid, then crash into it

The spacecraft won’t obliterate Dimorphos, the moon orbiting asteroid Didymos, but it’s large enough to leave an impact crater. If all goes well, DART will slightly alter the motion of a celestial body in space in a stunning first. The mission’s results could shape how humans react to any future space rocks that may collide …

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How to watch NASA's DART spacecraft crash into an asteroid

How to watch NASA’s DART spacecraft crash into an asteroid

Artist’s rendering of the DART spacecraft approaching the asteroid. Drawing: Nasa DART’s demise is finally upon us, as the NASA spacecraft is on a collision course with the tiny asteroid Dimorphos. Here’s how you can watch this hugely important experiment to deflect an asteroid. Short for Double Asteroid Redirection Test, the DART mission is the …

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DART asteroid crash: what time will NASA’s probe hit Dimorphos on September 26?

A NASA spacecraft will soon make history when it crashes into an asteroid in the world’s first planetary defense test. The dual asteroid redirection test, or DART asteroid mission, will slam a spacecraft into the small moon of asteroid Didymos on Monday, September 26with an impact fixed at 7:14 p.m. EDT (23:14 GMT). If all …

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Amtrak’s Southwest Chief Train derailed Monday afternoon, June 27, 2022, after colliding with a dump truck at an intersection northeast of Kansas City near the town of Mendon, killing multiple people and leaving dozens injured.

‘Inadmissible’: Amtrak crash victims checked box preventing them from suing, BNSF says

Amtrak’s Southwest Chief Train was derailed Monday afternoon, June 27, 2022, after colliding with a dump truck at an intersection northeast of Kansas City near the town of Mendon, killing several people and causing dozens of injuries. Jill Toyoshiba jtoyoshiba@kcstar.com Victims of fatal Amtrak crash in rural Missouri can’t sue for damages because they checked …

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First ride: The 2023 Santa Cruz Tallboy is updated, not revised - Pinkbike

First ride: The 2023 Santa Cruz Tallboy is updated, not revised – Pinkbike

For Santa Cruz, the previous generation of the Tallboy was a bike that had become a cult classic. It has seemed to resonate with nearly everyone who has ridden it, inspiring all sorts of unique custom builds, some of them focusing on getting as much downhill performance as possible, and others on transformation. into an …

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First ride: The 2023 Santa Cruz Tallboy is updated, not revised - Pinkbike

First ride: The 2023 Santa Cruz Tallboy is updated, not revised – Pinkbike

For Santa Cruz, the previous generation of the Tallboy was a bike that had become a cult classic. It has seemed to resonate with nearly everyone who has ridden it, inspiring all sorts of unique custom builds, some of them focusing on getting as much downhill performance as possible, and others on transformation. into an …

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