Hunting Asteroids to Save Earth

NASA’S Planetary Defense Coordination Office uses the Catalina Sky Survey facility in Tucson, Arizona, to catalog space objects. (Photo: Catalina Sky Survey/The University of Arizona)
Asteroid imaging from the Catalina Sky Survey. (Photo: Catalina Sky Survey/The University of Arizona)
NEO AID presents observational data in quartets to help observers break out trends indicative of a fast-moving near Earth object.

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