Associate Administrator, Washington, Father Arnaud discussed on Cafe Enigma

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Play the osborne cosmic weather report by stephanie osborne news with us last week and she is with us every week by doing the cosmic weather report at the top of the hour so we'll be right back after these programs and it's all mature audience says he isn't the needs expressed that has not necessarily reflect these the station the network any other silly to this network or sponsors today and welcome to the osborne cosmic was the report today is wednesday january 13th 26 nasa his formalised its ongoing programme for detecting and trapping nearer objects were nieto's as the planetary defence board nation office the office remains within monetary science division in the agency's science mission record in washington the office holding responsible for supervision of all nasa funded projects defined find interior draws asked with comments that pass near earth orbit around the sun it will also take a leading role in coordinating inter agency in intergovernmental efforts in response to any potential impact threats more than thirteen thousand five hundred nearer objects of all sizes have been discovered nothing more than 95 percent of them since nasa funded surveys began in 1998 about 1500 meals are now detected each year quote asteroid detection tracking in defence of our planet is something that nasa interagency partners and the global community take very seriously uncle said john grunsfeld associate administrator for nasa science mission directorate in washington quote father arnaud known impacts threats at this time the 2013 chiluba's super far ball and the recent helming asteroid close approach remind us of why we need to remain vigilant and keep our eyes to the scott unquote nestles longterm planetary defence goals include developing technology and techniques were deflecting or redirecting objects that are determined to the on impact horse with her masses asteroid redirect mission concept will demonstrate the effectiveness of the gravity tractor method if monitored since using the mass of another object to pull an asteroid slightly from its original orbital passed the joint nasa european space agency asteroid impact and deflection assessment mission concept if pursued would demonstrate an impact clutch method of since even as intervention is not possible nasa would provide includes a fema about impact calming location and a six to inform emergency response operations intern fina would handle.

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