Asteroid Day LIVE 2021

June 30, 2021 | DiRAC News

Learn more about the first planetary defence mission on this year’s Asteroid Day LIVE The full LIVE program schedule here will broadcast on June 30th, 2021 and it will repeat until July 4th, 2021. Watch the program live here at Asteroid Day is a global day of awareness and public education about asteroids. At science centers, schools, museums, […]

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Astronomers Thrill at Giant Comet Flying into Our Solar System

June 30, 2021 | Jonathan O’Callaghan

In October 2023 a new telescope in Chile called the Vera C. Rubin Observatory will begin a 10-year survey of the entire overhead sky called the Legacy Survey of Space and Time (LSST). “Typical telescopes find objects out to 50 or 60 AU,” says LSST team member Mario Jurić of the University of Washington. “With LSST, we […]

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