Brief history of asteroid day .
on June 30th International asteroid day. They will have everyone looking toward the skies. The holiday was founded after the 2014 release of the film 51 degrees north, which explores what would happen if an asteroid were to strike London the film’s creative team wanted to raise more awareness about the threat of asteroids to Earth and how we can help protect ourselves to make that happen. They formed a foundation and in 2015. They celebrated the world’s first.
National asteroid day there are over 1 million asteroids in space that could potentially strike the Earth but modern scientists have only discovered about 1% of them.
hello everyone. It’s been a few years since the first asteroid day was celebrated worldwide and in this video we’re going to be looking at asteroid a the objectives of asteroid and a celebration and the events that people can participate on the event of asteroid day.
So what exactly is asteroid day asteroid a as observed annually on 30 June is the United Nations sanctioned a of public awareness of the risks of asteroid impacts. Our mission is to educate the public about the risks and opportunities of asteroids year round by hosting events providing educational resources and regular Communications to our Global audience.
the ends on multiple digital platforms How did it all start asteroid day was co-founded by astrophysicists and famous musician. Dr. Brian May of the rock group Queen Apollo 9 astronaut Rusty schweickart filmmaker Rick Richards rictus and b612 Foundation president, Danica Remy to educate the public about the importance of asteroids.
their role in the formation of our solar system the impact in space resources and the importance of defending our planet from future impacts asteroid day is observed annually on 30th of June to Mark the date of Earth’s largest asteroid impact in recorded history the Siberia tunguska event.
100x declaration to initially launched the asteroid a education programs in 2014 members of the asteroid Community drafted and released a petition to gather public support for asteroid education and called on governments to accelerate the funding of asteroid Discovery programs today this petition also known as the 100x.
Has been signed by hundreds of prominent individuals around the world including leaders in science technology and business and more than 125 astronauts. 30th of June un sanctioned asteroid day in 2016 with the leadership of the association of Space Explorers or ASC the United Nations declared 30th of June as the international asteroid day in order to observe each year at the international level the
three of the tunguska impact over Siberia in the Russian Federation on the 30th of June 1908 and to raise public awareness about the asteroid impact hazard. the asteroid Foundation the asteroid day website and activities became an official program of the asteroid Foundation after it was established in 2017 asteroid foundations mission is to promote worldwide awareness of the opportunities and challenges surrounding asteroids and the emerging space economy in addition.
running the asteroid a programs above the foundation managers local programs including the asteroid day Gala and Technical briefings in Luxembourg as well as undertaking other year-round programs of another year round program of activities to learn more about the asteroid foundation and the work that they do please was it asteroid Foundation? Hin Dot o– r– g–
now the events that are organized on asteroid a are independent asteroid Day events are held around the world annually on or around 30th, June these events are largely independently organized by museums space agencies universities clubs and enthusiastic Educators around the world for people of all ages.
mostly free of charge events range from lectures to short story contests to live concerts and broader community events learn more about housing asteroid Day events by logging on to asteroid foundation.org. So what is special about asteroid a 2021 well 2021 asteroid a live begins on the 30th of June at 6 p.m. Or 1800 CET this year. We celebrate the 25th launch anniversary of NASA’s near Shoemaker spacecraft and the 2021 launch of three new ass.
wait missions NASA’s Lucy Mia Scout and dart the world’s first mission to test an asteroid deflection technique the 2021 asteroid a live program will include interviews with key personnel from the missions of yesterday and tomorrow, it will explore how technologies have changed what scientific surprises. We’re waiting on the asteroids how the goals of the missions have evolved and what the future has in store for asteroid research and planetary defense if you want to tune into asteroid a life it will air on the 30th of June. Why asteroid day TV, which can be watched on asteroid days website Twitch TV and YouTube to learn more visit a
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