How to steer asteroids away from the Earth

November 23, 2011 | By | Reply More

Phil Plait, the Bad Astronomer at Discover Magazine, describes the danger of asteroids are, then tells us how to keep them away from the Earth. Here’s a hint: it does not involve the use of nuclear weapons. This is an entertaining and informative talk.

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Erich Vieth is an attorney focusing on consumer law litigation and appellate practice. He is also a working musician and a writer, having founded Dangerous Intersection in 2006. Erich lives in the Shaw Neighborhood of St. Louis, Missouri, where he lives half-time with his two extraordinary daughters.

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