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The Near-Earth Object Program detects nearby objects such as asteroids, documents them, and predicts their trajectories over time to see if they pose a threat to Earth. Their website displays their data and how to interpret it, and contains information about these objects in our neighborhood.
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- Solar System
= Asteroids
= Comets
= Earth
= Kuiper Belt Objects
= Meteors
- Informal Education
- High School
- Reference Material
= Article
- Dataset
= Database
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Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: © 1999 NASA
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Keywords: asteroids, comets, earth, meteors
Record Creator: Metadata instance created October 18, 2010 by Raina Khatri
Record Updated: Oct 18, 2010 by Ed Lee
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(NASA, Washington, 1999), WWW Document, (
Near-Earth Object Program, (NASA, Washington, 1999), <>.
APA Format
Near-Earth Object Program. (2010, October 11). Retrieved July 26, 2016, from NASA:
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NASA. Near-Earth Object Program. Washington: NASA, October 11, 2010. (accessed 26 July 2016).
MLA Format
Near-Earth Object Program. Washington: NASA, 1999. 11 Oct. 2010. 26 July 2016 <>.
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