An asteroid killed all the dinosaurs, but to prevent the extinction of humanity, this is what China is doing. Read to know more.
One small planet Crash to Earth and obliterate all dinosaurs! If these giant creatures couldn’t survive space rock, think about how humans would exist alike. You can wait for the inevitable or do something to save humanity from turning into a speck of dust. Well, China has stepped in. – Their mission is to target all the dangerous asteroids and prevent them from hitting the Earth.
A leading Chinese university has begun building a system of more than 20 giant radar antennas to monitor small planet that could pose a threat to the Earth. The Beijing The Institute of Technology is in charge of the project, known as China Fuyan (or “compound eye”), Space.com reports.
Little is known about this project, but according to Chinese media, it is thought that the system will be the longest-range radar system in the world. It seeks to capture, track, and evaluate the impact potential of asteroids The earth by reflecting signals from asteroids within 93 million miles (150 million km) of The earthor almost far from the sun.
Speaking of asteroids, they are small, rocky objects that orbit the Sun. Although asteroids orbit the Sun like planets, they are much smaller than planets. There are a large number of asteroids in our solar system. Most of them are located in the main asteroid belt – the region between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter.
According to NASA’s Center for Near-Earth Object Studies, about 26,115 asteroids have passed by Earth since 1990.