Why Has The White House Suddenly Released A Strategy For Dealing With The Threat Of A Catastrophic Meteor Impact?- Michael Snyder

Why Has The White House Suddenly Released A Strategy For Dealing With The Threat Of A Catastrophic Meteor Impact?- Michael Snyder

Michael Snyder The Most Important News Does the White House know something that the rest of us do not?  As the Obama administration draws to...
Michael Snyder The Most Important News Does the White House know something that the rest of us do not?  As the Obama administration draws to a close, the White House has suddenly released a major document that details a multi-pronged strategy for dealing with the threat of a catastrophic meteor impact.  Most of us remember movies such as “Deep Impact” and “Armageddon” that attempted to depict what such a crisis would look like, but up until fairly recently the U.S. government has never seemed to take this kind of threat very seriously. So what has changed? Of all the things...
Could The 67P Comet Play A Significant Role In The Future Days?

Could The 67P Comet Play A Significant Role In The Future Days?

As I was looking through facebook on Saturday morning (October 1st), I noticed a mention in facebook's news feed of a mission to a comet...
As I was looking through facebook on Saturday morning (October 1st), I noticed a mention in facebook's news feed of a mission to a comet which ended yesterday.  It immediately grabbed my attention, and I looked into it more. The European Space Agency (ESA) had a Rosetta spacecraft which ended its 12 year journey on Friday morning on the 30th of September as it landed or "crashed" on the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. I am not a follower of astronomy in any means, yet,...I recalled the name of this comet before, so quickly did a search on my blog, and I found...