Asteroids Appear Rough Due to Space Dust Hopping on Them, Suggests Research

Chris K

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A new study from physicists suggests that tiny grains of space dust may hop around on the surface of asteroids, making them appear rough. The study, published in the journal Nature Astronomy, may help scientists understand how asteroids bring them dangerously close to Earth.

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