• An asteroid is coming exceedingly close to Earth. It'll be one of the closest recorded encounters

    18 hours ago - By KCCI

    The asteroid, which is about the size of a delivery truck, will whip past Earth on Thursday night. NASA insists it will be a near miss.
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  • Asteroid coming exceedingly close to Earth, but will miss

    Asteroid coming exceedingly close to Earth, but will miss

    22 hours ago - By WGN TV

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - An asteroid the size of a delivery truck will whip past Earth on Thursday night, one of the closest such encounters ever recorded.
    NASA insists it will be a near miss with no chance of the asteroid hitting Earth.
    NASA said Wednesday that this newly discovered asteroid will zoom 2,200 miles above the southern tip of South America. That's 10 times closer than the bevy of communication satellites circling overhead.
    The closest approach will occur at 7:27 p.m. EST .
    Earth's inner core may have ‘paused' its rotation and reversed, new study suggests
    Even if the space rock...
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