Science wonders http://www.kplu.org en Cassini spacecraft glimpses new views of moon Rhea http://www.kplu.org/post/cassini-spacecraft-glimpses-new-views-moon-rhea <p>PASADENA, Calif. &mdash; The pockmarked surface of Saturn&#39;s second-largest moon has come into sharper focus in new images released by NASA.</p><p> Mon, 12 Mar 2012 23:11:04 +0000 The Associated Press 4414 at http://www.kplu.org Cassini spacecraft glimpses new views of moon Rhea NASA releases video of giant asteroid heading toward Earth http://www.kplu.org/post/nasa-releases-video-giant-asteroid-heading-toward-earth <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cIwX0Qeid9o</p><p><a href="http://slatest.slate.com/posts/2011/11/08/giant_asteroid_to_fly_near_earth.html">From Slate,</a> NASA has released a short video (above) of the 1,300-foot-wide asteroid that came within 202,000 miles of Earth this week.</p><p> Wed, 09 Nov 2011 23:17:22 +0000 Jake Ellison 3160 at http://www.kplu.org