Scientists Warn Giant Asteroid Is Actually Swarm of Particles, Nearly Impossible to Destroy

Scientists Warn Giant Asteroid Is Actually Swarm of Particles, Nearly Impossible to Destroy

Scientists Warn Giant Asteroid Is Actually Swarm of Particles, Nearly Impossible to Destroy Researchers have found that some asteroids that are largely made from small pieces of rubble could be very difficult to deflect if one were to ever hurtle towards Earth, a terrifying finding that could force us to reconsider our asteroid defense strategies. It's an especially pertinent topic considering NASA's recent successful deflection of asteroid Didymos by smashing its Double Asteroid Reduction Test (DART) spacecraft into it last …