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Bigger than Apophis: Dangerous 300+ meter asteroid to cross Earth orbit every 3 years
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Bigger than Apophis: Dangerous 300+ meter asteroid to cross Ea...

19:42 AFP Photo/NASA/JPL-Caltech Scientists have calculated that 2014 UR116 asteroid will fly in dangerous proximity to Earth every three years. If it collides with the planet the energy of the explosion could be a thousand times greater ... Russia Today, 1 week ago
Dangerous asteroid to cross Earth orbit every 3 years Sri Lanka Daily News, 6 days ago

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Asteroid Apophis could experience landslides when it passes near Earth

( —A team of space scientists with members from the U.S., China and France has found via computer modeling that an asteroid due to pass close to Earth in 2029 is likely to experience minor landslides. In their paper published in the ...
 PhysOrg.com1 month ago Russian Scientist Finds Huge New Asteroid, Warns Could Crash to Earth  Moscow Times1 week ago Russia Finds Huge New Asteroid, Warns Could Crash to Earth  Moscow Times1 week ago
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China May Try To Land A Probe On 'Doomsday' Asteroid Apophis

China is reportedly considering trying to land a probe on asteroid Apophis when it makes a crucial swing past the Earth in 2029. Apophis is a controversial topic for astronomers and skywatchers in general. When it was originally identified as ...
 Business Insider Australia1 month ago China May Try To Land A Probe On A 'Doomsday' Asteroid That's Coming Close To Earth  Business Insider1 month ago

Some of them may be destined to pay our planet a close visit someday, as the one that hit Russia in February 2013. Who would have predicted that? Lately, one of the potentially hazardous asteroids, named 2014 UR116, created quite a buzz when various media

"Watch therefore, for ye know not the day nor the hour," could be still an actual description of our ability to predict asteroid threats to Earth. The sentence from the Bible (Matthew 25:13) sound like a reminder of a vast number of more than 1,500 ...
 Pravda5 days ago Potentially hazardous asteroid surprises astronomers  PhysOrg.com5 days ago
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NASA Says Mountain-Sized Asteroid 2014 UR116 No Threat to Earth, Will Not Wipe-out Humanity Report

NASA NASA And that would be the case in the next century or beyond, according to Elizabeth Howell of the Universe Today. "Data from the Minor Planet Centre shows that the quarter-mile-wide asteroid 2014 UR116 won't pose a threat to Earth or any ...
 International Business Times Australia1 week ago Mountain-sized Asteroid 2014 UR116 Set for Apocalyptic Impact with Earth? Not Really  Tech Times1 week ago 1,000x Chelyabinsk asteroid may threaten Earth  Russia Today1 month ago Newly discovered asteroid 2014 UR116 may threaten Earth  Sott.net1 month ago

The Netherlands Death Metal Newcomers Apophys Sign To Metal Blade Records

Apophys has signed to Metal Blade Records and plans to release their debut album, "Prime Incursion," in 2015. The band boasts members of renowned Dutch bands including: God Dethroned, Prostitute Disfigurement, Detonation and Toxocara. Apophys formed ...
 Music Industry News Network1 week ago

The Evening Blues Weekend Edition 12-7-14

Welcome! " The Evening Blues - Weekend Edition" is a casual community diary (published Saturday & Sunday, 8:00 PM Eastern) where we hang out, share and talk about news, music, photography and other things of interest to the community. Just about ...
 Daily Kos1 week ago

Scarily Plausible Doomsday Scenarios For Dystopian Fans

The following is an excerpt from Are You Sh*tting Me?: 1,004 Facts That Will Scare the Crap Out of You : There's no nice way to say it: we're screwed. One way or another, we'll all be obliterated someday, and that day is sooner than you think. You know that ...
 Huffington Post1 month ago
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