After three-year nap, NASA’s Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) will hunt for near-Earth asteroids

By The Christian Science Monitor
Saturday, August 24, 2013 9:07 EDT
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NASA depiction of asteroid DA 14 via AFP
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An artist’s concept of Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) is shown in this illustration. (JPL-Caltech/NASA/Reuters) NASA is getting set to rouse a slumbering spacecraft after a nearly three-year nap and hand it a new assignment: hunting for…

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