This area will cover relevant news of the threat to the planet from Near Earth Objects (NEOs) including concepts and designs for mitigation. All opinions are those of the author.

14 December 2005

Selected Planetary Defense Books (Holiday Gifts)

Here are several relevant books related to the asteroid threat. These texts may not be for the general public but can be utilized for a more detailed analysis of the issue.

- "Hazards Due to Comets and Asteroids" (University of Arizona Space Science Series) by Tom Gehrels (Editor), Mildred Shapley Matthews (Editor), A. M. Schumann (Editor)

- "Comet and Asteroid Impact Hazards on a Populated Earth: Computer Modeling" by John S. Lewis

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