Asteroid Day Live Broadcast


Asteroid Day is a global awareness movement where people from around the world come together to learn about asteroids & what we can do to protect Earth.

6pm PT - OSIRIS-REx: Join us for a presentation by pioneers on the asteroid frontier.

8pm PT - Live from JAXA: The Japanese Space Agency (JAXA) is currently flying it's Hayabusa-2 mission to asteroid Ryugu. The Principal Investigator of the mission Makoto Yoshikawa will give a talk about the mission.

9pm PT - (MOVIE) 51°NORTH: Damon Miller is a filmmaker grappling with the pressures of an impoverished profession and a dissolving relationship. One routine assignment will change his life as he is involved in the disturbing research into Near-Earth Objects.

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