The Big Question - Can We Deflect Asteroids?

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Can We Deflect Asteroids?

In the edition of Space, Euronews correspondent Jeremy Wilks reports from the Observatory of the Côte d'Azur in the south of France on a unique mission to deflect an asteroid.

Asteroids have the potential to cause a catastrophe - a small asteroid could wipe out an entire city, while a large one could mean the end for us all.

It's a threat we're aware of, and which scientists and engineers are working to overcome.

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