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Large Chunk Of Europe ‘Annihilated’ In NASA’s Latest Asteroid Impact Simulation Exercise – IFLScience

Every two years, international governmental and space agencies take part in a tabletop scenario as part of the Planetary Defense Conference. In this exerci

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Every two years, international governmental and space agencies take part in a tabletop scenario as part of the Planetary Defense Conference. In this exercise, a space rock is discovered to be heading toward Earth and members of different agencies have to work out what are the best things to do to try and avoid catastrophe.
In 2019, a daring deflection mission went awry with fatal consequences. An asteroid that was going to impact Denver was shifted towards New York. The Big Apple was razed to the…

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