The Plan To Capture An Asteroid And Bring It Back To Earth For Study

AsteroidCapture

NASA plans to capture an asteroid and bring it to Earth by 2025


The plan involves sending out a robotic spacecraft to go and put the asteroid in a bag and then lug it back to have a gander at what’s inside. Presumably, we’ll then be attaching frickin lasers to it although that’s just speculation at this time…

Find out how NASA's plan to move an asteroid works in this SPACE.com infographic.
Source SPACE.com: All about our solar system, outer space and exploration

Here’s a video of how it would work

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  1. Jugar Jugar
    Jugar Jugar11-19-2013

    The man discovered the secrets of the universe and toward extraterrestrial life will be successful in the future. We very much hope that the people of this great and they certainly will not disappoint us

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