CSExtra – Top Space News for Tuesday, June 30, 2015Today's CSExtra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities from across the globe. Tuesday marks Asteroid Day, an emerging effort to create greater awareness of the threat posed to the Earth by asteroid impacts. NASA's New Horizons mission flyby of Pluto on July 14 promises to be historic. Should the agency follow with an orbiter and lander? Venus and Jupiter shine close and bright as the sun sets in the Northern Hemisphere.
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