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Sci Tech    H4'ed 10/5/21

NASA's 'Armageddon'-style asteroid deflection mission takes off in November

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NASA has a launch date for that most Hollywood of missions, the Double Asteroid Redirection Test, which is basically a dry run of the movie “Armageddon.” Unlike the film, this will not involve nukes, oil rigs or Aerosmith, but instead is a practical test of our ability to change the trajectory of an asteroid in a significant and predictable way.

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Try to imagine any of this happening without WWII. Now try imagine WWII happening without WWI. Now....

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