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Support Sentinel this holiday season

Together, we have an opportunity to carry out a critical space mission that was impossible just 10 years ago. Asteroids can and do strike Earth, but the B612 Foundation stepped up to the plate. We have gathered the world’s leading astrophysicists and aerospace engineers to build a deep-space telescope that will reveal approximately one million […]

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New NEO iPhone App

Torino uses data from NASA’s Near-Earth Object program to monitor asteroids and comets with near Earth orbits. Our planet is constantly encountering asteroids and comets as it travels along its orbit, the vast majority of these objects are small and easily burn up in our atmosphere. There are however many larger objects roaming within our […]

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The B612 Foundation is a nonprofit 501(c) 3 organization dedicated to opening up the frontier of space exploration and protecting humanity from asteroid impacts.  On June 28, 2012, the Foundation announced its plans to build and operate the first privately funded, launched, and operated interplanetary mission – an infrared space telescope to be placed in […]

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The Sentinel Mission: Avoiding the Fate of Dinosaurs Podcast

Date: August 22nd, 2012 Title: The Sentinel Mission: Avoiding the Fate of Dinosaurs Podcaster: Roz Brown & John Troeltzsch Organization: Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp.[kml_flashembed publishmethod="static" fversion="8.0.0" movie="http://www.b612foundation.org/images/flashPlayer.swf" width="640" height="75" targetclass="flashmovie"] [/kml_flashembed]

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Protecting Earth

Our solar system is a busy place. There are unknown asteroids out there that could pose a threat. Our goal is to find asteroids before they find us. Continue Reading

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Join the Crew

We got really lucky with Asteroid 2012 DA14. What about the next time? It sounds like science fiction, but we’re deadly serious. You can help protect humanity… Continue Reading

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