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'City killer' asteroid narrowly misses Earth, astronomers only spot it 24 hours before

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/asteroid-just-misses-earth-city-killer-asteroid-2019-ok-came-closer-to-...

 

Scary stuff

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Re: 'City killer' asteroid narrowly misses Earth, astronomers only spot it 24 hours before

Scary stuff indeed. I'm not altogether sure I have the utmost faith in 'spaceships nudging' a meteorite capable of causing an extinction event.

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Re: 'City killer' asteroid narrowly misses Earth, astronomers only spot it 24 hours before


@jonsie wrote:

Scary stuff indeed. I'm not altogether sure I have the utmost faith in 'spaceships nudging' a meteorite capable of causing an extinction event.


I'm with you @jonsie on that one. Spaceships 'nudging' an asteroid: yeah right tongue winking

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