DNews: Huge Asteroid Nearly Hits Earth : DNews

DNews: Huge Asteroid Nearly Hits Earth : DNews.Does a HUGE asteroid passing nearby mean the end of humanity? Not quite, but wait until you hear just how close a call it is.



Nasa reveals strange space peanut asteroid

Nasa reveals strange space peanut asteroid.‘Radar imaging has shown that about 15 per cent of near-Earth asteroids larger than 600 feet (180 metres), including 1999 JD6, have this sort of lobed, peanut shape,’ said Lance Benner, who leads Nasa’s asteroid radar research program.

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