Category: Asteroid

Four Asteroids Will Skim Past Earth This Easter Weekend In A Series Of Close Flybys

Never knew the 4 horsemen rode asteroids now! The space rocks are traveling up to 57,000mph and the largest of the bunch is as tall as the Empire State Building. NASA has classed the asteroids as “near-Earth objects” (NEOs) and is keeping them under constant supervision. Tens of thousands of NEOs are tracked by scientists […] Read More

Burning Space Rock Smashes the Ground in Uttar Pradesh, India (VIDEO)

A mysterious space rock has hit the ground in Ghaziabad, India on March 5, 2020. The meteorite went boom just before it struck the ground, causing panic among locals. The burning space rock kept smoldering even after being extinguished with water. Several residents reported seeing three objects falling from the sky. Scientists believe the mysterious […] Read More

NASA warns of ‘potentially hazardous’ asteroid buzzing by this Weekend

A potentially hazardous asteroid that’s big enough to trigger a nuclear winter and mass extinction events on Earth following a collision will intersect the planet’s path this weekend. According to the data collected by NASA, the approaching asteroid is larger than the tallest man-made structure in the world. NASA’s Center for Near-Earth Object Studies (CNEOS) […] Read More

‘City-killer’: Asteroid the size of the Great Pyramid may hit Earth in 2022, says NASA

An asteroid estimated to be around the size of the Great Pyramid of Giza may hit the Earth on May 6, 2022, according to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). Despite the one in 3,800 odds — a measly 0.026% chance — of the asteroid smashing into the Earth, the worst-case scenario will surely […] Read More