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July 22 - Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel

Asteroid 30 Urania was discovered on July 22nd 1854 by John Russell Hind.  It is a main belt S-type asteroid of about 100km diameter at its widest point. 224 more words

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July 19 - 226 Weringia

Main belt asteroid 226 Weringia was discovered on July 19, 1882 by the great Austrian asteroid hunter, Johann Palisa.  In under 50 years Palisa identified 122 asteroids, Weringia being one of nine he found in 1882. 166 more words

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Asteroid mission brings prospect of endless research

The top Canadian scientist on the new mission to scoop up pieces of an asteroid says this will be the science gift that keeps on giving. 355 more words

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Canada joins mission to asteroid that could some day hit Earth

Canada will join NASA in a mission to bring back rocks from an asteroid that’s considered a potential threat to hit the Earth some day. 713 more words

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Giant hole appear's in Russian town called 'End of the World'

The seemingly bottomless crater has been discovered in Siberia and a team of scientists will today arrive at the hole to investigate what caused it. Footage of the crater has been viewed almost 1.5million times on YouTube and the internet has been abuzz with rumours about what made the giant hole. 263 more words

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