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What if an asteroid hit the Earth?

What would happen if an asteroid hit the Earth?

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How Do We Know How Old The Sun Is?

By using asteroids from the formation of the solar system and a few calculation using Kepler and Newton's laws it's possible to work out the age of the sun.

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Views of the Solar System

A vivid multimedia adventure unfolding the splendor of the Sun, planets, moons, comets, asteroids, and more.

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Crater Impact Simulator

Play with an asteroids size, density, angle and speed and simulate what difference it makes to the impact.

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It's Toutatis!

NASA information on Toutatis, an asteroid which passed very close to our planet in 2000.

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Orrery: The Solar System In Action

Site giving information about the solar system, including individual planets, comets, asteroids and meteorites.

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Do all planets and asteroids in our Solar System orbit in the same direction?

The reason behind why all the planets rotate in the same direction.

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NEO - Near-Earth Object Program

Good introduction to NASA's program dedicated to monitoring possible asteroid collisions. Basic knowledge of Solar System assumed. An informative, well-presented, well-focused site.

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SpaceGuard Centre

A UK centre looking for asteroids and near earth objects that could impact the Earth.

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The Nine Planets

Extensive overview of our solar system, covering history, mythology, and current scientific knowledge of planets, moons, asteroids in our solar system, with many links.

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