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Asteroids' close encounters with Mars

Scientists find that Mars, not Earth, shakes up some near-Earth asteroids. For nearly as long as astronomers have been able to observe asteroids, a question has gone unanswered: Why do…

3 Questions: Richard Binzel on the discovery of three large, near-Earth asteroids

…large, near-Earth asteroids, two of which measure about 12 miles in diameter — the largest asteroids to have been discovered in 23 years. The smallest of the three asteroids measures…

Asteroids d. (Book Reviews: Asteroids II.)

1 Science Wilkening, L.L. 8 8781 Wilkening, L.L. yes…

Asteroids d. (Book Reviews: Asteroids II.)

1 Science Wilkening, L.L. 8 8782 Wilkening, L.L. yes…

The moon's face doesn't tell its whole story

…on both the moon’s near and far sides, of impacts by asteroids of the same size and velocity. She found that identical asteroids would have had very different impacts on…

Asteroids, comets, Kuiper Belt objects, meteors: the ACM (AKM) 2002 perspective

1 Asteroids, Comets, and Meteors: ACM 2002 Binzel, R.P. 11 8733 Binzel, R.P. yes…

CCD photometry of asteroids

1 Asteroids II French, L.M. and Binzel, R.P. 1 8787 French, L.M. and Binzel, R.P. yes…

An overview of the asteroids

1 Asteroids II Binzel, R.P. 1 8788 Binzel, R.P. yes…

Asteroids and comets in near-earth space

1 Planetary Report Binzel, R.P. 12 8777 Binzel, R.P. yes…