NASA Aligns Planetary Defense Efforts

HOUSTON — NASA’s new Planetary Defense Coordination Office (PDCO) places a fresh, top-level agency focus on the detection and tracking of asteroids and comets that could threaten Earth, as well as the coordination of interagency and intergovernmental response efforts. The agency’s inspector general...

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