Learning more about ‘Big Mike’

… (pictured on the projector screen), spoke at Piedmont Arts Friday evening about his uncle’s telescope and the asteroid named in Big Mike’s honor.

... (pictured on the projector screen), spoke at Piedmont Arts Friday evening about his uncle's telescope and the asteroid named in Big Mike's honor.

Chicxulub Crater to Be Drilled By Scientists

Drilling operations are likely to begin at an impact crater located in the Gulf of Mexico. The crater was created after an asteroid stuck 66 million years …

Drilling operations are likely to begin at an impact crater located in the Gulf of Mexico. The crater was created after an asteroid stuck 66 million years ...

Asteroid to pass by Earth: scientists

A 30-metre-wide asteroid is heading for a close encounter with earth and could come closer than some orbiting satellites. But scientists are sure it will …

A 30-metre-wide asteroid is heading for a close encounter with earth and could come closer than some orbiting satellites. But scientists are sure it will ...