What would happen if a big asteroid hit the moon?

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Space probe transmits stunning new views of Pluto
Fists hit the air. Tiny American flags fluttered overhead. This was July 14. In a Laurel, Md., conference room, a large crowd cheered. It was all for the New Horizons spacecraft's closest approach ...
Fists hit the air. Tiny American flags fluttered overhead. This was July 14. In a Laurel, Md., conference room, a large crowd cheered. It was all for the New Horizons spacecraft's closest approach ...
Fists hit the air. Tiny American flags fluttered overhead. This was July 14. In a Laurel, Md., conference room, a lar...
- Posted on July 31, 2015
Messages in meteorites bring news from outer space
Meteorites may make us think of images of giant rocks smashing into towns. In fact, meteorites rarely hit people. They regularly bring valuable materials to Earth from outer space. All of th...
Meteorites may make us think of images of giant rocks smashing into towns. In fact, meteorites rarely hit people. They regularly bring valuable materials to Earth from outer space. All of th...
Meteorites may make us think of images of giant rocks smashing into towns. In fact, meteorites rarely hit people. The...
- Posted on June 12, 2015
Moons “dance” around Pluto
There's a chaotic dance going on. It is at the far end of our solar system. It involves Pluto and five of its closest friends. This is according to a study. The information comes from the Hu...
There's a chaotic dance going on. It is at the far end of our solar system. It involves Pluto and five of its closest friends. This is according to a study. The information comes from the Hu...
There's a chaotic dance going on. It is at the far end of our solar system. It involves Pluto and five of its closest...
- Posted on June 9, 2015
Man controls robotic arm with his mind
A man was paralyzed by a gunshot more than 10 years ago. Now, he can shake hands, drink and play "rock, paper, scissors." How does he do it? He controls a robotic arm with his thoughts, researchers...
A man was paralyzed by a gunshot more than 10 years ago. Now, he can shake hands, drink and play "rock, paper, scissors." How does he do it? He controls a robotic arm with his thoughts, researchers...
A man was paralyzed by a gunshot more than 10 years ago. Now, he can shake hands, drink and play "rock, paper, scisso...
- Posted on June 3, 2015
Walrus cam an Internet hit
A popular webcam is once again streaming to the Internet. It is showing large male Pacific walruses lying on the beach. Many seabirds fly overhead. The high-definition stream comes from Alas...
A popular webcam is once again streaming to the Internet. It is showing large male Pacific walruses lying on the beach. Many seabirds fly overhead. The high-definition stream comes from Alas...
A popular webcam is once again streaming to the Internet. It is showing large male Pacific walruses lying on the beac...
- Posted on June 1, 2015
Not just a movie: the facts on the San Andreas Fault
It's just a movie. There is truth and fiction in the plot. The San Andreas Fault awakens. It unleashes back-to-back jolts. The jolts leave a trail of misery from Los Angeles to San Francisco...
It's just a movie. There is truth and fiction in the plot. The San Andreas Fault awakens. It unleashes back-to-back jolts. The jolts leave a trail of misery from Los Angeles to San Francisco...
It's just a movie. There is truth and fiction in the plot. The San Andreas Fault awakens. It unleashes back-to...
- Posted on May 29, 2015
Washington gets it first dino
Scientists say they've discovered Washington state's first dinosaur fossil. The announcement marks a unique find for the state. It is a rare moment for North America's Pacific coast. Paleont...
Scientists say they've discovered Washington state's first dinosaur fossil. The announcement marks a unique find for the state. It is a rare moment for North America's Pacific coast. Paleont...
Scientists say they've discovered Washington state's first dinosaur fossil. The announcement marks a unique find for ...
- Posted on May 28, 2015
What can we do to save the bees?
The federal government hopes to reverse America's declining honeybee and monarch butterfly populations. It wants to make more federal land bee-friendly. It wants to spend more money on research. An...
The federal government hopes to reverse America's declining honeybee and monarch butterfly populations. It wants to make more federal land bee-friendly. It wants to spend more money on research. An...
The federal government hopes to reverse America's declining honeybee and monarch butterfly populations. It wants to m...
- Posted on May 22, 2015
Man survives a nail in the eye
There must have been a four-leaf clover in those weeds. A 27-year-old landscaper escaped with barely a scratch after a nearly 3-inch nail hurtled into his eye. He accidentally hit it with a ...
There must have been a four-leaf clover in those weeds. A 27-year-old landscaper escaped with barely a scratch after a nearly 3-inch nail hurtled into his eye. He accidentally hit it with a ...
There must have been a four-leaf clover in those weeds. A 27-year-old landscaper escaped with barely a scratch...
- Posted on May 20, 2015
What would happen if a big asteroid hit the moon?
You asked us, what would happen if a large asteroid hit the moon. Thousands of meteorites have impacted the moon. They have crashed over the last few billion years. The moon doesn't have an ...
You asked us, what would happen if a large asteroid hit the moon. Thousands of meteorites have impacted the moon. They have crashed over the last few billion years. The moon doesn't have an ...
You asked us, what would happen if a large asteroid hit the moon. Thousands of meteorites have impacted the mo...
- Posted on May 20, 2015