NASA Successfully Slams DART Rocket Into Asteroid

The Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) spacecraft is schedule to collide with the asteroid Dimorphos at 7:14 p.m. EST

  • The project was led in part by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
  • The mission remains on track despite the coming of Hurricane Ian.
  • Should it prove successful, DART may provide a roadmap for the prevention of terrestrial collisions with celestial objects.
  • NASA scientist inside the control room cheering when the mission proved a success.
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