ESA Operations on Twitter: “#FictionalEvent🌍☄️ Update on (fictional) asteroid #2019PDC 29 July, 2019

The world is having an asteroid drill this week.

What if a killer asteroid were headed toward Earth? NASA plans to find out this week

The world is having an asteroid drill this week.

Aerial view of Barringer crater (meteor impact) in Arizona

As part of the 2019 Planetary Defense Conference, NASA and FEMA to hold “tabletop exercise” to consider consequences of asteroid strike on Earth.

Source: What if a killer asteroid were headed toward Earth? NASA plans to find out this week

Scott Kelly Spent a Year in Orbit. His Body Is Not Quite the Same. – The New York Times

NASA scientists compared the astronaut to his earthbound twin, Mark. The results hint at what humans will have to endure on long journeys through space.

Jack Parsons (rocket engineer) – Wikipedia

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After reading about CBS All Access’s upcoming Strange Angel series, I looked up Jack Parsons and learned about NASA’s little-known true connections with dark magic and Scientology.

Source: Jack Parsons (rocket engineer) – Wikipedia