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A NASA spacecraft is orbiting a tiny asteroid, and that’s a big deal
It’s not easy to just cozy up to a rock barely longer than the Empire State Building.
Meet Farout, the new most distant member of our solar system
It's the farthest object we've ever spotted in our neighborhood.
Yes, a killer asteroid could hit Earth
Though the odds do seem to be in our favor.
Megapixels: Watch NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft zoom in on its asteroid target
After a long trip, OSIRIS-REx gets down to business.
The origins of Earth’s water are a big mystery—but we may have one more piece of the puzzle
An old theory gets a new assist from the sun.
When and how did dinosaurs go extinct?
It's asteroid versus volcano.
What’s the difference between a comet and an asteroid?
They both orbit the sun, but they're very different.
This toaster-sized asteroid rover accomplished more in 17 hours than you will in your life
MASCOT had one job, and it did great!
Watch a movie made by a robot—on the surface of an asteroid
Hayabusa-2's rovers are still hopping around Ryugu.
Megapixels: A rover snaps a pic as it hops along the surface of an asteroid
Japan landed two spacecraft on the surface of Ryugu.