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Asteroid Video

Eerie New Asteroid Video Reveals Giant 'Space Peanut'

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 08.03.2015 | Science

With the help of a pair of giant radio telescopes, scientists have captured eerie new video of an asteroid as it whizzed by Earth last month. Known fo...

Dazzling Interactive Video Shows What Humans Can't See From Earth

The Huffington Post | Eliza Sankar-Gorton | Posted 07.04.2015 | Science

If you think asteroids are rare, it's only because they're so small and dark and hard to see. An eye-opening new video (above) shows what the night sk...

LOOK: 'Beast' Spotted Whizzing By Earth In Amazing Detail

Space.com | Megan Gannon | Posted 06.14.2014 | Science

The nature of "The Beast" has been revealed. NASA researchers bounced radio signals off the huge near-Earth asteroid 2014 HQ124, nicknamed "The Beas...

WATCH: Awesome Radar Video Of Asteroid Flyby

Posted 02.20.2013 | Science

By: Tariq Malik Published: 02/19/2013 05:41 PM EST on SPACE.com NASA has revealed the first radar video of an asteroid flyby that sent a space roc...

WATCH: Gigantic Asteroid Flies By Earth

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 12.17.2012 | Science

On Wednesday, a huge asteroid was caught on video as it flew by Earth at a distance of only 4.3 million miles. Asteroid 4179 Toutatis is a 3-mile-w...

WATCH: Asteroid Makes Rare Flyby Close To Earth

Posted 01.08.2012 | Green

A huge asteroid speeding through space at 30,000 miles per hour was projected to come so close to Earth on Tuesday that it would at one point travel i...

NASA: Asteroid 'Could' Hit Earth In 2036

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Apophis Asteroid is back in the news after a Russian report concluded it could hit Earth in 2036. They even have a date for the potential impact. "...

Mesmerizing Video Shows Every Asteroid Discovered In The Last 30 Years

Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The video below, which uses data from the Asteroid Orbital Elements Database, presents a visual history of the asteroids discovered since 1980. Two...

Apophis Asteroid To Scrape Past Earth, Closer Than Any Known Object (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Apophis, a 900-foot asteroid, was believed by scientists to have a greater than 2 percent chance of hitting earth. Wired explains, The asteroid appea...

Watch If An Asteroid Hit Earth (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Nicholas Graham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

This extraordinary video is being passed around the web like wildfire, so we felt we should give our readers a chance to view it. How realistic does ...