Hubble Telescope Watches Asteroid Disintegrate in Space - Universe Today
Back in 2010, astronomers discovered an asteroid that was breaking apart due to a head-on collision with another asteroid. But now they have seen an asteroid break apart – with no recent collision required. Asteroid P/2013 R3 appears to be crumbling apart in space, and astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope recently saw the asteroid … Continue reading "Hubble Telescope Watches Asteroid Disintegrate in Space"
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