October 24, 2013
Russia Declares War On Asteroids
The Russian space agency, Roscomos, is partnering with the Russian Academy of Sciences on a project to neutralize deadly asteroids that may threaten the Earth. They say that taking on asteroids may involve the military. This comes one week after the discovery of asteroid 2013 TV135 by a Ukrainian scientist and a few months after the meteorite explosion over Russia’s Ural Mountains.
[ Read the Article: Russia’s Space Program Has Declared War On Menacing Asteroids ]