Settle Down, A Skull-Shaped Asteroid Is Not Headed For Earth This HalloweenDespite what your social media feeds are telling you, an asteroid shaped like a skull is not going to zip by Earth this Halloween.
Japan Successfully Lands Robot Rovers On An Asteroid's SurfaceThe Japanese space agency JAXA said it made history Saturday by successfully landing two unmanned rovers on an asteroid.
Small Asteroid Hits Earth Hours After Being Spotted By AstronomersA small asteroid slammed into 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.
Only 117 Years 'Til An Asteroid (Possibly) Hits UsNASA has announced that on Sept. 22, 2135, there is a small chance an asteroid will slam into the Earth.
Asteroid Coming Close Friday: Don't Worry, We're SafeAnother asteroid is headed our way - the second this week - but there's no need to worry.
Large Asteroid Passing Earth Will Be Visible With Small TelescopeA little more than a week after everyone turned their eyes to the sky for a solar eclipse, another celestial event is sure to capture the attention of space lovers.
Asteroid To Eclipse Star Thursday MorningA super-rare sighting will take place this week.
Huge Asteroid Flyby Expected TodayAn asteroid so big it has its own moon will fly by the earth today, but you likely won’t be able to see it.
Asteroid Whizzes Past Earth, Captures World’s AttentionRarely is there a story that captivates the world's attention as this one has. An asteroid, the size of an apartment building, whizzed past earth. Millions monitored the momentous occasion via the Internet on Friday afternoon.