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TED Talks: Season 2017

2017x52 Carrie Nugent: Adventures of an asteroid hunter
TV-PG

  • 2017-03-14T04:00:00+00:00 on YouTube
  • 15 mins
  • United States
  • Documentary, Special Interest

TED Fellow Carrie Nugent is an asteroid hunter -- part of a group of scientists working to discover and catalog our oldest and most numerous cosmic neighbors. Why keep an eye out for asteroids? In this short, fact-filled talk, Nugent explains how their awesome impacts have shaped our planet, and how finding them at the right time could mean nothing less than saving life on Earth.

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