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Asteroid Retrieval

Asteroid-Capture Mission Flooded With Ideas

LiveScience | Tariq Malik | Posted 07.29.2013 | Science

SAN JOSE, Calif. — A NASA call for novel ideas on how to tackle its ambitious mission to capture an asteroid and park it near the moon has paid off...

Bold New 'Challenge' Puts Killer Asteroids In The Crosshairs

Space.com | Clara Moskowitz | Posted 06.19.2013 | Science

There may be killer asteroids headed for Earth, and NASA has decided to do something about it. The space agency announced a new "Grand Challenge" tod...

Agency's Bold Asteroid Plan Not So Hard?

Posted 04.10.2013 | Science

By: Mike Wall Published: 04/10/2013 08:03 AM EDT on SPACE.com NASA's bold plan to drag an asteroid into orbit around the moon may sound like scien...

Ambitious Deep Space Mission May Be In Agency's Plans

Posted 03.30.2013 | Science

By: Tariq Malik Published: 03/29/2013 12:22 PM EDT on SPACE.com NASA's budget request for the 2014 fiscal year may include plans for an ambitious ...