Explained: How NASA’s DART mission will hit and deflect an asteroid

What is the News? NASA will launch its first planetary defense test mission, named the Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART). The mission will be launched on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. What is the DART Mission? DART is the first technology demonstration of the kinetic impactor technique. If successful, this technique could be used to… Continue reading Explained: How NASA’s DART mission will hit and deflect an asteroid