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An asteroid the size of the Eiffel Tower is heading for Earth in December

Dubbed 4660 Nereus, or 1982 DB, this vaguely egg-shaped asteroid has a size of approximately 330 meters. But while considered potentially hazardous, it also has potential for exploration. An asteroid is seen approaching Earth (illustrative). A large asteroid approximately 330 meters long is heading for Earth in early December, according to NASA’s asteroid tracker. Dubbed 4660 […] Read More