According to recent calculations Apophis should pass 29 450 kilometers above Earth in 2029. Scientists from NASA found that the risk of a catastrophic collision has been considerably low.
At the beginning of December of this year, we may witness the passing of the comet ISON. Scientists predict that looking at the comet will be akin to looking at a full moon.
The appearance of comets is thought of as a bad omen in many cultures around the world. The appearance of a comet is often seen as a sign of destructive and tragic events, which will come to pass in the near future.
The comet С/2014 Q is named after its discoverer, Terry Lovejoy, and for several weeks now the celestial object has been quite a sight to behold by inhabitants of the southern hemisphere, due to its green radiance.
A superstition goes that if a person has a bad dream, they need to immediately rush to the bathroom after they wake up and wash their hands and face under running water, all the while retelling the dream with the smallest details.
At the end of October and beginning of November, we will witness the movement of the Orions - a meteor shower formed from the tail of Halley's Comet.
Trembling of the eye is connected to various superstitions. It is believed that if your eyes are shaking, it surely means something, it’s not just a temporary tic.
Scientists designed a spacecraft whose purpose is to protect the Earth from asteroid attacks. The flying machine named Gravity Tractor toured constantly in the air.
Another giant asteroid is heading toward Earth and may hit it. The good news is that the probability of that happening isn't too high, and even if it does, it will happen in 2880, writes the Sunday Times.
Samples taken from the comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko are supposed to reveal details surrounding the formation and development of the Earth and other planets from our Solar System.
Superstitions related to gifts are somewhat frightening. Many gifts cause negative consequences in ancient superstitions, so there are things that should not be given.
A team of ufologists claims that an extraterrestrial base is flying toward our planet. The ufologists showed photos of an approaching asteroid, on which the shadow of a black pyramid is visible.