B612 is an organization that works towards protecting the Earth from asteroid impacts and informing and forwarding world-wide decision-making on planetary defense issues. B612 Foundation consist of many notable figures such as former U.S. astronauts Ed Liu and Rusty Schweickart and former NASA executive members. B612 provides a non-governmental voice on the risks, options, and implications of asteroid data while advancing the technical means by which that data is acquired.
Finalist: Christopher Wong
Advisor: Prof Richard Pels
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