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Is It Possible to Insure Against an Asteroid Impact Event?
NOTE: This is a repost of the July 14, 2015 “Is it possible to insure against an asteroid impact event? blog post by Debbie Lewis, ...Read more
The Goal of the B612 Foundation
Since our founding in 2002, our goal has been to enhance the capability to protect the Earth from preventable asteroid impacts. During our ...Read more
3 Reasons to Celebrate Earth Day
Today is Earth Day, and I want to thank you for your steadfast support of the B612 Foundation’s important work to increase global awareness ...Read more
David Brin: Asteroid Detection – Next on Our Agenda?
Image: Star falling into the aurora over the Kewaunee River. Photo by Chris Rand via Wikipedia. I’m sure you’ve wondered why “meteorology” is the study of weather, ...Read more
Do You Have Asteroid Insurance?
Image: Snipegrass Cartoons “So, even when the sky seems to be falling, insurance can provide peace of mind.” ~ Insurance Information Institute In keeping with our ...Read more
Remembering Chelyabinsk, Looking to the Future
Two years ago on this date, an asteroid just 60 feet across exploded over the city of Chelyabinsk in Russia. The Chelyabinsk event took place ...Read more
Why Chelyabinsk Still Matters
Two years ago, when an early morning asteroid burst over the skies of Chelyabinsk, Russia, the event was captured by scores of cellular cameras ...Read more
Ed Lu: Real science is more incredible than Science Fiction
In December, I went fossil hunting with my wife and kids. It was fun to see their wonder as they dug up fossilized bones, ...Read more
About Tomorrow’s Flyby of Asteroid 2004 BL86
Dear Friends of the Sentinel Mission, You may have seen the headlines in the past week about Asteroid 2004 BL86, which will pass by our ...Read more
A Tough Problem with a Good Solution: Sentinel Mission
David E. Liddle, Ph.D. Chair, B612 Foundation I have served on and chaired many corporate, nonprofit and foundation boards devoted to science, research, and engineering. Lately, ...Read more