NASA’s DART Spacecraft Will Rely on a Powerful Ion Engine to Fly to Didymos

In spite of the current crisis created by the novel coronavirus, other threats to humanity are still present. The most talked one until now was the threat of a possible asteroid collision on Earth, which has taken a backseat since...

Asteroids Could Cause Irreparable Damage if Not Taken Care of

The European Space Agency (ESA) and NASA have issued a warning that implicates political leaders. The space agencies appealed them to finance an expedition that aims to prevent a catastrophic asteroid clash with our planet. Both NASA and ESA are...