NASA spaceship strikes asteroid in landmark test

September 27, 2022 / 8:55 AM
Sharjah24 - AFP: NASA's DART spaceship on Monday struck the moonlet asteroid Dimorphos, in a historic test of humanity's ability to prevent a cosmic object devastating life on Earth.

"Impact confirmed for the world's first planetary defense test mission," said a graphic on the space agency's livestream, as engineers and scientists erupted in cheers.
September 27, 2022 / 8:55 AM

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