Full Moon To Grace Christmas Sky For First Time Since 1977If you plan on staying up all night on Christmas Eve drinking eggnog, go outside and gaze into the sky. You will see a lunar rarity before dawn on Christmas day, a UC Riverside astronomer said.
Giant Asteroid To Fly Pass Earth, Full Moon To Appear On ChristmasThe moon is expected to reach full phase at 3:11 a.m. Friday.
NASA Captures Images Of Skull-Shaped Asteroid That Flew By Earth On HalloweenNASA has captured detailed images of a so-called spooky asteroid that flew by Earth on Halloween.
Asteroid Expected To Fly By Earth On Halloween, NASA SaysAn asteroid is expected to fly-by Earth this Halloween.
NASA Radar Shows Near-Earth Asteroid Bringing Its Own Moon A mile-long asteroid set to pass safely by Earth on Friday appears to be bringing along a companion.
NASA Chief Gets Update On JPL Mission To Capture Asteroid An ambitious plan to capture a potentially dangerous asteroid and safely relocate it was the focus of a Southland visit by NASA Administrator Charles Bolden on Thursday.
NASA Wants To ‘Lasso’ Asteroid, Tow It Closer To EarthIn the 1998 blockbuster hit “Armageddon”, a gigantic asteroid on a collision course with Earth was just science fiction.
NASA: Asteroid, Russian Meteor 'Completely Unrelated'A football-sized space rock is set to pass safely by the Earth on Friday.
NASA: Asteroid Fly-By To Mark 'Closest Pass In History' NASA officials were expected to discuss an near-Earth flyby of an asteroid that will pass closely - but safely - next week.
Westside Firm Aims For Asteroid-Mining Space Mission Santa Monica-based Deep Space Industries is working toward the world's first fleet of commercial asteroid-prospecting spacecraft by 2015.
NASA's 'Dawn' Spacecraft Beams Back New Images Of AsteroidNASA's Dawn spacecraft has been a fervent photographer, snapping more than 10,000 pictures of the asteroid Vesta since it slipped into orbit around the giant space rock last summer.
Aircraft Carrier-Sized Asteroid Set To Fly By Earth; Largest Since 1976A massive asteroid is expected to make a fly-by of our planet Tuesday, but NASA experts warn there is no chance of any impact with the Earth.