Monday, January 28, 2013

Record-setting Asteroid Flyby in February

Source - NASA Science News for Jan. 28, 2013

On Feb. 15th an asteroid about half the size of a football field will fly past Earth closer than many man-made satellites. Since regular sky surveys began in the 1990s, astronomers have never seen an object so big come so close to our planet.

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