Brian to give talk – Asteroid Day 2021


 Asteroid Day 2021 Live Announcements


GOOD NEWS.. Brian May will be taking part in the Asteroid Day transmission this year, details as follows:

Brian’s interview will be transmitted at 19:16 CEST (18:16 BST) and will last for 18 minutes. …….

The full details of the programme are here:

To see this in the schedule, visit the watch page:

To watch the broadcast, you can tune in either at or via twitch.

The 5-hour programme will play on repeat until 4 July and then be uploaded to Asteroid Day’s YouTube


The Asteroid Foundation will launch Asteroid Day TV on 1 June 2021 with digital video content from Discovery Science, TED, IMAX, BBC, CNN, The Planetary Society, the European Space Agency (ESA), independent filmmakers and other educational content producers. The programming will cover themes such as asteroid discovery, planetary defense, space resources, asteroid exploration missions and more. Asteroid Day TV will stream through the month of June, culminating with Asteroid Day LIVE on 30 June. This year’s Asteroid Day LIVE theme explores 25 years of dedicated asteroid missions, highlighting the anniversary of the 1996 NEAR-Shoemaker launch, and looks to exciting future discoveries. Read more about this year’s programme and see the confirmed LIVE participants on The Asteroid Day TV schedule will be updated weekly with new programme additions.