"These new observations of Phaethon show it may be similar in shape to asteroid Bennu, the target of NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft, but more than 1,000 Bennus could fit inside of Phaethon", Patrick Taylor a scientist at Arecibo Observatory, said in the NASA statement.
These radar images of near-Earth asteroid 3200 Phaethon were generated by astronomers at the National Science Foundation's Arecibo Observatory on December 17, 2017. "There were 1888 such objects discovered in 2016 and 1,571 in 2015".
The 3200 Phaethon, named after a mythical Greek character credited with nearly destroying the sun, came within 10.3 million kilometers of Earth on December 16.
During a recent pass of another asteroid, Nasa used its worldwide network of observatories to recover, track and characterise asteroid 2012 TC4.
The new observations have helped refine knowledge about its orbit, narrowing the uncertainty about how far it will be from Earth in future passes. Eastern Time. The asteroid reached a distance of 224,396 kilometers from Earth, a short astronomical distance. The encounter is the closest the asteroid will come to Earth until 2093, but it came a little closer in 1974 and about half this distance back in 1931 before its existence was known.
In the Lok Sabha , Congress members kept protesting near the Speaker's podium with banners and forced three adjournments. Subramanian Swamy (BJP) claimed Ambedkar did not include the word secularism in the Constitution.
Bissen then followed with her description of the encounter with an 'athlete, ' who she revealed to be Sano in her final paragraph. Their statement said the team and Major League Baseball "take these allegations very seriously" but had no further comment.
Buzbee hosted a fundraiser for presidential candidate Donald Trump at the home in 2016, the Chronicle reports. Layman said in court this week that she has worked as a court reporter for nine years, KHOU reports .
Musk has been planning to send a Tesla into the Red planet for several months now but backtracked from his plan sometime back. These items, together with the Roadster, would likely be sent to deep space, where it would hopefully enter Mars orbit.
Rava is on the advisory board of the National Coalition For Men, and formerly served as the group's secretary. George purchased a $30 ticket for the November 13 performance, while his guest purchased one for $25.
The outrage shot the publication to the top of the Twitter trends, with a few famous women voicing their concerns as well. Vanity Fair is edited by Radhika Jones, who took over this month for its longtime leader, Graydon Carter.
In April 2017, the Aadhaar details of 1.4 Mn registered users were made public on the Jharkhand Directorate of Social Security . According to reports, currently, only a small percentage of people, using Facebook on mobile are able to see this feature.
SoftBank will occupy two seats on the company's board and will now be an extremely influential player in decisions at Uber. The SoftBank deal triggers new governance terms at Uber that were approved by the company's board in October , though.
Jay Z's Latest Film Clip Features Beyoncé and Blue Ivy
On Beyoncé's Lemonade track "Sorry", she sings, "He only want me when I'm not there / He better call Becky with the good hair". The video cuts from the family to footage of a love scene between a man and woman, who eventually stabs her lover in the back.
Instagram's new 'Recommended for You' feature goes live
The Facebook-owned company has given a two-liner on how it determines which posts appear in the "Recommended for You" section. Well now, just before the year comes to an end, Instagram is rolling out a new feature called "Recommended for You".
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Battery Problem Discovered
According to Android Authority, several Galaxy Note 8 users are complaining that their device shuts down and never turns back on. According to a recent report it appears that owners of the handset on a number of United States carriers have had this issue.
Jairam Thakur sworn-in as the 6th CM of Himachal Pradesh
He contested the assembly election in 1998 and since then consecutively won all the five assembly elections with a huge margin. He studied in the village school and later did his graduation in Mandi and Masters from Panjab University in Chandigarh.
Apple apologizes for slowdowns, cuts battery costs
We are able to do the work we love only because of your faith and support - and we will never forget that or take it for granted. With the update, iOS dynamically manages the maximum performance of some system components when needed to prevent a shutdown.
Akufo-Addo congratulates George Weah
Turnout for the second round stood at 56%, National Election Commission (NEC) Chairman Jerome Korkoyah told reporters in Monrovia. Sirleaf's tenure as Liberia's president ended decades of conflict and civil war in the African nation.