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6 unknown facts about MESSENGER's Mercury hit revealed  Apr 29, 10:27 am
Washington, April 29 (ANI): There are six things that you probably didn't know about the MESSENGER's Mercury hit to occur on April 30.
Plan to protect Earth from rogue asteroids with nuclear weapons  Dec 22, 11:28 am
London, Dec. 22 (ANI): Plans are being mapped out to protect Earth from rogue asteroids with nuclear weapons, it has been reported.
'Perseid Meteor shower' to share sky with 'full Moon' on August 12-13  Aug 8, 10:24 am
Washington, Aug 08 (ANI): It has been predicted that Perseid meteor shower, an annual celestial event, will be held around August 12-13 in 2014 but this year it will also share the sky with full Moon light that might hide many of the fainter meteors.
Perseid meteors to cause 'Celestial Pollution' during meteor shower  Aug 10, 11:04 am
Washington, Aug 10 (ANI): When the Perseid meteors streak across the sky this weekend, these awe-inspiring "shooting stars" will leave behind a trail of what is known as "Celestial Pollution".
Perseid meteor shower set to light up sky on Aug 11 and 12  Aug 6, 12:19 pm
Washington, Aug 6 (ANI): The Perseid meteor shower is set to put on a spectacular show on the nights of August 11 and 12.
NASA's Cassini sees meteors colliding with Saturn's rings  Apr 26, 11:06 am
Washington, April 26 (ANI): Thanks to NASA's Cassini spacecraft, scientists have found the first direct evidence of small meteoroids breaking into streams of rubble and crashing into Saturn's rings.
Spacecraft circling Earth could help intercept incoming asteroids and meteors  Feb 16, 2:01 pm
Washington, Feb 16 (ANI): Deep Space Industries have proposed for the creation of a sentry line of spacecraft circling the Earth to intercept and evaluate incoming threats, after Friday's meteor impact in Russia and the near miss by football field-sized asteroid 2012 DA14.
Leonid meteor shower to peak on Nov 17   Nov 16, 9:51 am
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): The best viewing for this year's Leonid meteor shower will be several hours before dawn on November 17, according to experts.
Slow meteors that shine brighter than Venus bombarding Earth  Feb 27, 12:49 pm
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): Astronomers are mystified over the bizarre breed of slow-moving meteors that are lighting up the skies this month.
Full moon to overpower Perseid meteor shower this Friday  Aug 10, 4:42 pm
Washington, August 10 (ANI): The Perseid meteor showers, an annual display of shooting stars in Northern Hemisphere, are underway with an expected peak on Friday, but a full moon will hamper seeing all but the brightest meteors.