Chief Bolden Speaks At A House Science Committee Hearing On Asteroids And Meteors


House Science, Space and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith... News PhotoAccidents and Disasters,Administrator,Air Force,Astronomy,Capitol Hill,Chairperson,Emergency Planning,Greeting,Horizontal,Lamar Smith - Politician,NASA,Organized Group,Politics,Rayburn House Office Building,Science and Technology,Space,Space Mission,US Air Force,USA,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesWASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 19: (L-R) House Science, Space and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-TX) greets White House Office of Science and Technology Policy Director John Holdren; Gen. William Shelton, head of the U.S. Air Force Space Command; and NASA Administrator Charles Bolden Jr. before a hearing in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill March 19, 2013 in Washington, DC. The committee asked government and military experts about efforts to track and mitigate asteroids, meteors and other 'near-Earth objects.' (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)