Archive for February 4, 2013

NASA will host media teleconference on February 7 on upcoming Asteroid 2012 DA14 flyby

Mark the date - February 7, 2013 at 19:00 UTC (11 a.m. PST/2 p.m. EST). For those of you interested in the closest ever predicted Earth approach for an object of this size, NASA will hold a media teleconference to discuss about upcoming asteroid flyby.The

Dust off West Africa coast from Western Sahara to Guinea Bissau and over Niger, Chad and Nigeria

Dust from the Sahara Desert blows westward, off the coast of West Africa, including the countries of Western Sahara, Mauritania, Senegal, the Gambia and Guinea Bissau. Dust seen off the coast of West Africa on February 1, 2013. Partially visible through the dust are