Killer Asteroids: We're WISE to You Now!

Scott Taylor
7 May 2014

The first step in protecting Earth from killer asteroids is to find potentially lethal asteroids. NASA's WISE (Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer) mission has been cataloguing asteroids that could pose a threat to life on Earth.

Scott Taylor

Scott Taylor is Acting Program Manager for CurioCity at Let’s Talk Science. He grew up watching bug-eyed monsters in sci-fi B-movies and dreaming of our future in space, and remembers being a young child watching the first astronauts walk on the Moon. Passionate about the importance of science education and understanding how science and technology impacts our society, he is still a sci-fi geek.    


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