The UN has announced it’s undertaking the effort to protect the planet from killer asteroids. Trace explains what their plan is if a giant space rock sets it’s sights on Earth.
United Nations to Spearhead Asteroid Deflection Plan
“If an incoming asteroid became a blip on our radar, who do you suppose we’d call? Sure, you could try NASA, which will formulate a baffling plan to assemble a brigade of oil drillers to detonate a nuke on the marauding space rock.”
United Nations to Adopt Asteroid Defense Plan
“Earth is not prepared for the threat of hazardous rocks from space, say astronauts who helped formulate the U.N. measures.”