Posted by: shrikantmantri | January 25, 2010

Panel calls for global ‘asteroid defence agency’


The world should organize its defenses now in case an asteroid is found on a collision course with Earth, says The National Research Council Space Studies Board, which has recommended setting up an international body that would be prepared to spring into action and defend the planet if an asteroid is discovered on a likely impact course. (Source: http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn18426-panel-calls-for-global-asteroid-defence-agency.html)

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