Last week, the first round of papers related to last year's spectacular asteroid explosion over Chelyabinsk, Russia, appeared. One of the most significant conclusions suggests that we may have underestimated the number of building-sized asteroids by up to a factor of 10.
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The researchers propose that these rocks are pieces of a rubbly asteroid that came apart some time in the past 40,000 years
If you could see sound traveling, you'd soon notice other waves coming at you with long wavelengths: like ocean swell 100 feet or 1000 feet from crest to crest, or like tsunami waves, miles from crest to crest. These are the "tsunamis of sound," hugely long waves.
Tuesday's hearing was called after an asteroid came within 17,100 miles of Earth (the moon is about 238,900 miles from Earth
Barely two weeks have passed since a meteor crashed into western Siberia, injuring more than 1,000 people and scaring pretty
Writer Gary C. Daniels, a doomsday documenter, believes the meteor was proof that 2012-based Mayan prophecies are being fullfilled
Officials at the Federal Trade Commission are warning Americans to be on the alert for a new wave of consumer fraud based on the recent arrival of a large meteor in northern Russia.
On Tuesday, Jon Stewart got his first chance to address the meteor that exploded over the Russian Urals last week, and he
To give this some perspective the force of the explosion was equal to 500 kilotons of TNT -- when put into nuclear blast language Hiroshima and Nagasaki were destroyed by bombs with a 13-22 kiloton force.