'Rubblepile' asteroids nearly impossible to destroy, study finds

‘Rubblepile’ asteroids nearly impossible to destroy, study finds

The Itokawa asteroid. Credit: Curtin University Research by Curtin University into the durability and age of an ancient asteroid made of rocky rubble and dust has revealed important findings that could potentially help save the planet if it were ever rushed back to Earth. The international team studied three tiny dust particles collected from the …

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