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Fraser
2012-Feb-15, 04:00 PM
Scientists aren’t entirely sure when the last major asteroid hit the Earth, but its certain to happen again. Alan Harris, asteroid researcher at the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR), is hoping to head the next one off. Last month, Harris established an international collaboration of 13 researchers to investigate methods [...]

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