The Big Question - Can We Deflect Asteroids?


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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