PLANETARY SOCIETY OF INDIA

  • Mars to glow at its 'brightest' tomorrow March 4, 2012

    New Delhi: Red planet Mars will be brightest and closest "it can get" to earth tomorrow, giving sky gazers an opportunity to see it with naked eyes. "On March 3, Mars was at opposition to sun because of which it would be brightest and closest it can get to earth...
  • Bussized asteroid comes close to Earth January 28, 2012

    New Delhi: A bussized newly discovered asteroid on Friday came extremely close to the Earth, coming much nearer than the Moon, space scientists said. However, the space rock posed no danger of impacting the Earth. "The asteroid 2012 BX34 passed within 59,044 km of Earth at about 9 pm," Planetary Society...
  • Bussized asteroid comes close to Earth January 27, 2012

    New Delhi: A bussized newly discovered asteroid on Friday came extremely close to the Earth, coming much nearer than the Moon, space scientists said. However, the space rock posed no danger of impacting the Earth. "The asteroid 2012 BX34 passed within 59,044 km of Earth at about 9 pm," Planetary Society...