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DART is a test of the kinetic impactor technique, a potential method to deflect an asteroid on course to impact the Earth.
While Pluto deservedly stole the headlines last week, Chris Russell’s Dawn update at the Exploration Science Forum at NASA Ames reminded us that the other dwarf planets are also sharing their secrets with eager scientists.
I called one of my Senators earlier today. Before that I called my representative. It was pretty easy.
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