Wednesday, August 31, 2011

A Plan To Place An Asteroid In Earth Orbit - Technology Review
Tom Smith

Most of the discussion about near Earth asteroids focuses on whether they represent a threat to Earth and what to do take if they turn out to be heading our way.

But today, Hexi Baoyin and pals at Tsinghua University in Beijing offer a different take. The question they ask is how to place an asteroid in orbit around the Earth.


Sounds a mite risky.

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