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NASA NEWS 2017
« on: July 07, 2017, 04:44:00 AM »
Yowbarb Note: NASA's asteroid deflection program enters next phase, June 30th article...
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https://www.nasa.gov/feature/nasa-s-first-asteroid-deflection-mission-enters-next-design-phase

June 30, 2017
NASA’S First Asteroid Deflection Mission Enters Next Design Phase
The first-ever mission to demonstrate an asteroid deflection technique for planetary defense -- the Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) -- is moving from concept development to preliminary design phase, following NASA’s approval on June 23.

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