Near-Earth asteroid facts for kids
Near-Earth asteroids (NEAs) are asteroids whose orbits are close to Earth's orbit. Two near-Earth asteroids have been visited by spacecraft: 433 Eros, by NASA's Near Earth Asteroid Rendezvous probe and 25143 Itokawa, by the JAXA Hayabusa mission.
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