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Astronomers first discovered in the solar system asteroid in the form of a cigar

American scientists first recorded the so-called interstellar asteroid, which for hundreds of millions of years moved between the stars of the Milky Way and was in October in the solar system. The discovery was announced on Monday by the US National Aeronautics and Space Administration...

Asteroid hit near Shangri-La County in SW China’s Yunnan

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Asteroid hit near Shangri-La County in SW China's Yunnan.The hit has made an explosion equivalent to 540 tons of TNT. An asteroid is reported to have hit near Shangri-La County in Southwest China's Yunnan Province.The hit has made an explosion equivalent to 540 tons of...

Huge asteroid flying very close to our planet at a distance of 1.1 million miles on April 19

Call it a close shave of a celestial sort. On April 19, an asteroid roughly the size of the Rock of Gibraltar will speed safely by Earth at a distance of 1.1 million miles — or less than five times the distance from Earth to...

DINOSAUR-KILLER ASTEROID – Nasa scientist warns of collision with ‘dinosaur-killer’ asteroid

Our planet is currently virtually defenceless against a strike by such a large object. ______ Planet Earth is effectively defenceless in the face of a “dinosaur-killer” asteroid strike, a Nasa scientist has warned. And the planet is overdue for an extinction-level event involving a giant space object...

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