Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading!

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
For the out-of-band Slashdot experience (mostly headlines), follow us on Twitter, or Facebook. ×
NASA Space Science

NASA Says Asteroid Will Buzz Earth Closer Than Many Satellites 225 225

coondoggie writes "NASA says an asteroid about half the size of a football field will blow past Earth on Feb 15 closer than many man-made satellites. NASA added that while the asteroid, designated 2012 DA14, has no chance of striking Earth. Since regular sky surveys began in the 1990s, astronomers have never seen an object so big come so close to our planet."
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

NASA Says Asteroid Will Buzz Earth Closer Than Many Satellites

Comments Filter:

The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. - Edmund Burke

Working...