Astrophysicist believe that an asteroid hurling towards the earth is in fact a possibility. It is only a matter of time, as when it strikes and not if. Although, it sounds like a scene from a Hollywood flick, serious studies are conducted by agencies like National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to prepare by reenacting the aftermath of such catastrophe and what could be done to save Earth in the first place. In the wake of such possibility the global event now known as Asteroid Day is celebrated on June 30th ; raising awareness about asteroids and protection of communities, cities, and future generation from a strike. Asteroid day was founded by over 200 astronauts, scientists, technologist and artists.
The declaration of Asteroid day was put forth having three main goals in minds:
In June 2016 proposal was accepted by United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space which was later presented and approved in United Nations General Assembly’s 71st session in December 2016 declaring June 30 as International Asteroid Day. This year’s Asteroid Day will be broadcasted live and will be the first ever global 24-hour broadcast about space. The countdown has begun for Asteroid Day and using Promotional Items to raise awareness will be the best move. Digitized Logos has been providing Promotional Products to companies, militaries and government entities since 1998. We have over 1,000,000 promotional products on offer, which can be used for any event or cause that you are planning.
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