CosmoCast Ep. 32 - Asteroid Defence
This week's episode is all about asteroid detection and deflection missions! Or, it would be, if there were more than a handful of current ( but under/non funded) missions or even mission proposals. But alas, we carried on!
Neato links and corrections:
Turns out Orbit@home got shut down due to lack of funding. Do you see what we mean when we say this problem is being ignored? :
Orbit@home's grave: http://orbit.psi.edu/
Rundown of why it is a grave: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orbit@home
Asteroids@home is up and running well.
You can find the project here: http://asteroidsathome.net/boinc/index.php
You can join our team here: http://asteroidsathome.net/.../3003
- SpaceX Landing
It was pretty awesome
Video here: Technical Webcast