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NASA Wants To Capture An Asteroid, So They Crowd-Sourced It
- 07/30/2013 12:24 PM EDT Sci/Tech
NASA's Asteroid Grand Challenge is appropriately named: a public challenge, announced on June 18, requesting proposals for how the space agency might divert a small asteroid into the moon's orbit so they can study it... and prevent a bigger, more-likely-to-kill-us-all asteroid if and when one comes. The responses have flooded in.