Asteroids are minor planets, especially those of the inner Solar System. The
larger ones have ..... The detection was made by using the far-infrared abilities of
the Herschel Space Observatory. The ...
Sep 9, 2015 ... Asteroids are made mostly of rock -- with some composed of clay and ... All
asteroids and comets visited by spacecraft as of November 2010 ...
Nov 21, 2014 ... They appear to be made of silicate materials and nickel-iron. The M-type or
metallic asteroids are reddish in color, make up most of the rest of ...
There are three main kinds of asteroids, made up of rock, or metal, or a mixture of
the two. The rocky ones, known as carbonaceous (C-types), are usually dark ...
Jul 15, 2014 ... Asteroids are rocky objects left over from the solar system's formation, ... A similar
explosion made headline news in 2013, when the near-Earth ...
Jul 18, 2015 ... Can you please tell me how asteroids are formed and what is the ... They're made
of ice, which would melt if it was as close to the Sun as the ...
Due to their smaller size, asteroids do not have enough gravity to pull ... The
inner belt, which is made up of asteroids that are within 250 million miles (402 ...
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Mar 31, 2014 ... This video explores how scientists observe asteroids and use laboratory analysis
of meteorites to find out what asteroids are made of.
Sep 11, 2010 ... This article explores what asteroids are made of - and why it matters to life on
Earth. Did you know that the iron behemoths are more dangerous ...
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Nov 3, 2010 ... http://www.bbc.co.uk/horizon Prof Richard Binzel shows us how asteroids are
studied using tiny fragments of meteorites.