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See the big peanut-shaped asteroid zooming by Earth Wednesday - CNET;

See the big peanut-shaped asteroid zooming by Earth Wednesday - CNET

CNETSee the big peanut-shaped asteroid zooming by Earth WednesdayCNETThese 30 images show all the face of asteroid JO25. NASA/JPL-Caltech/GSSR. Asteroid 2014 JO25 looks like something you'd find in a snack bag at a ballgame. NASA released a series of images of the peanut-shaped space rock on Tuesday just prior to its ...and more »

AP Exclusive: Managers of damaged dam made series of errors - WTOP;

AP Exclusive: Managers of damaged dam made series of errors - WTOP

WTOPAP Exclusive: Managers of damaged dam made series of errorsWTOPFILE - In this Feb. 9, 2017, file photo, water rushes down the damaged Oroville Dam spillway, in Oroville, Calif. Over six days, operators of the tallest dam in the United States, struggled to figure out their next move after... OROVILLE, Calif. (AP ...and more »

Another Nearby Planet Found That May Be Just Right for Life - U.S. News & World Report;

Another Nearby Planet Found That May Be Just Right for Life - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportAnother Nearby Planet Found That May Be Just Right for LifeU.S. News & World ReportAstronomers have found a new super-Earth that may be not too hot, not too cold for life _ and it's not too far away. | April 19, 2017, at 2:05 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Another Nearby Planet Found That May Be Just Right for ...and more »

NASA has stunning video of a giant asteroid that's set to whiz past Earth - Fox News;

NASA has stunning video of a giant asteroid that's set to whiz past Earth - Fox News

Fox NewsNASA has stunning video of a giant asteroid that's set to whiz past EarthFox NewsNASA has released radar images of the asteroid known as 2014 JO25, as the space rock prepares to fly by Earth on Wednesday night. Various telescopes and observatories around the planet, including the Arecibo Observatory, have begun sending radar ...and more »

Asteroid Heading Near Earth 2017: What Time Can You View JO25 Passing Tonight - International Business Times;

Asteroid Heading Near Earth 2017: What Time Can You View JO25 Passing Tonight - International Business Times

International Business TimesAsteroid Heading Near Earth 2017: What Time Can You View JO25 Passing TonightInternational Business TimesHours before space lovers on Earth are due to look up and spot a large asteroid soaring through the night sky during its flyby close to our planet on April 19, astronomers have gotten a better look at the mysterious object. The large rock speeding ...and more »

Worried about gigantic asteroids hurtling towards Earth? There's a graph for that - Wired.co.uk;

Worried about gigantic asteroids hurtling towards Earth? There's a graph for that - Wired.co.uk

Wired.co.ukWorried about gigantic asteroids hurtling towards Earth? There's a graph for thatWired.co.ukIn 1908, an asteroid crashed into a forest in Siberia. The force is estimated to have flattened 80 million trees with the heat from the burning rock being felt up to 35 miles away. The Tunguska event, as it became known, released energy equivalent to ...and more »

Gigantic Asteroid to Fly Past Earth in a Near Miss on Wednesday - Chronicle Day;

Gigantic Asteroid to Fly Past Earth in a Near Miss on Wednesday - Chronicle Day

Chronicle DayGigantic Asteroid to Fly Past Earth in a Near Miss on WednesdayChronicle DayOn Wednesday 19th April, a massive asteroid, officially known as 2014 JO25, and measuring about the size of the Rock of Gibraltar, will whiz past the Earth at a safe distance of 1.1 million miles, roughly 5 times the distance to our moon. Fortunately ...and more »

Giant asteroid makes its closest approach to Earth in centuries - CBS News;

Giant asteroid makes its closest approach to Earth in centuries - CBS News

CBS NewsGiant asteroid makes its closest approach to Earth in centuriesCBS NewsA huge, shiny, peanut-shaped asteroid reportedly swung safely by Earth Wednesday morning, coming within a distance of 1.1 million miles of the planet — about 4.6 times the distance from Earth to the moon. The bright asteroid 2014 JO25 came towards ...and more »

NASA just filmed a 'potentially hazardous' asteroid flying near Earth, and it may be 2 times bigger than thought - Yahoo Finance;

NASA just filmed a 'potentially hazardous' asteroid flying near Earth, and it may be 2 times bigger than thought - Yahoo Finance

Yahoo FinanceNASA just filmed a 'potentially hazardous' asteroid flying near Earth, and it may be 2 times bigger than thoughtYahoo FinanceThe space rock looks like a peanut and may be twice as big as some of the tallest skyscrapers on Earth. It will safely fly past Earth on Wednesday, April 19. NASA recently turned down an asteroid-hunting telescope program to find objects like 2014 JO25.and more »

An Asteroid Is Swinging By Earth Today For Its Closest Visit In 400 Years - WKAR;

An Asteroid Is Swinging By Earth Today For Its Closest Visit In 400 Years - WKAR

WKARAn Asteroid Is Swinging By Earth Today For Its Closest Visit In 400 YearsWKARThis composite of 30 images of asteroid 2014 JO25 was generated with radar data collected using NASA's Goldstone Solar System Radar in California's Mojave Desert. NASA/JPL-Caltech/GSSR ...and more »

NASA releases video of large asteroid during close pass of Earth - WAAY;

NASA releases video of large asteroid during close pass of Earth - WAAY

WAAYNASA releases video of large asteroid during close pass of EarthWAAYNASA captured radar images of asteroid 2014 JO25 with the massive Goldstone Deep Space Communications Complex in California just before the space rock made its closest flyby in 400 years. It still isn't passing close enough to cause worry - it's going ...and more »

A 2000-foot asteroid is passing by Earth - New York Daily News;

A 2000-foot asteroid is passing by Earth - New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsA 2000-foot asteroid is passing by EarthNew York Daily NewsA massive asteroid will glide past Earth on Wednesday, but the 2,000-foot flying object will be a safe 1.1 million miles away from the blue planet when it passes through. That's still the closest an asteroid of sizeable proportions has zipped past the ...and more »

Asteroid the size of Gibraltar to pass Earth - The Week UK;

Asteroid the size of Gibraltar to pass Earth - The Week UK

The Week UKAsteroid the size of Gibraltar to pass EarthThe Week UKAn asteroid that is almost one mile wide – the size of the Rock of Gibraltar - will pass close to Earth today. However, there is no risk of collision as it will be be 1.1 million miles away - about 4.6 times the distance from the Earth to the Moon and ...and more »

Asteroid to pass somewhat close to Earth Wednesday - News 12 New Jersey

Asteroid to pass somewhat close to Earth WednesdayNews 12 New JerseyAn asteroid the size of six football fields will pass somewhat close to Earth Wednesday, NASA said. Like Tweet · Share Pin Email. 0 Comments. April 19, 2017 9:59 AM. EDISON - An asteroid the size of six football fields will pass somewhat close to Earth ...and more »

Huge 1.4km long asteroid named 'The Rock' to fly past Earth today - The Independent;

Huge 1.4km long asteroid named 'The Rock' to fly past Earth today - The Independent

The IndependentHuge 1.4km long asteroid named 'The Rock' to fly past Earth todayThe IndependentAn asteroid nicknamed "The Rock" that could be big enough to devastate much of the UK is making its closest approach to Earth in 400 years. The "potentially hazardous" asteroid 2014 JO25 will fly past Earth at 33 metres per second at a distance of just ...and more »

Watch a Large Asteroid Streak Through the Night Sky - Smithsonian;

Watch a Large Asteroid Streak Through the Night Sky - Smithsonian

SmithsonianWatch a Large Asteroid Streak Through the Night SkySmithsonianAsteroid. A composite image of asteroid 2014 JO25 created with data from NASA's Goldstone Solar System Radar. (NASA/JPL-Caltech/GSSR). By Marissa Fessenden. smithsonian.com. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0. 0 0 0 0 0 0. A large asteroid will swing by the Earth on ...and more »

Big space rock to streak past Earth today - The Tribune;

Big space rock to streak past Earth today - The Tribune

The TribuneBig space rock to streak past Earth todayThe TribuneThis composite of 30 images of asteroid 2014 JO25 was generated with radar data collected using NASA''s Goldstone Solar System Radar. Credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech/GSSR. Paris, April 19. An asteroid stretching 650 metre across is on track to whoosh past ...and more »

A massive asteroid is passing Earth TONIGHT - what you need to know - Coventry Telegraph;

A massive asteroid is passing Earth TONIGHT - what you need to know - Coventry Telegraph

Coventry TelegraphA massive asteroid is passing Earth TONIGHT - what you need to knowCoventry TelegraphThe huge space rock - roughly the size of The Rock of Gibraltar - is called 2014-J25. It will pass "very closely" to our planet, experts have suggested. The huge celestial body is believed to be up to three-quarters of a mile wide, the ECHO reports ...and more »

Close shave: Large asteroid passing near Earth - WYFF Greenville;

Close shave: Large asteroid passing near Earth - WYFF Greenville

WYFF GreenvilleClose shave: Large asteroid passing near EarthWYFF GreenvilleWe're going to be fine. It's more than a million miles away, and NASA promises the peanut-shaped space rock isn't coming this close again for at least 500 years. Advertisement. Asteroid 2014 JO25 will make a relatively close flyby of the Earth on ...and more »

Huge asteroid to zip 'near' Earth on Wednesday - 9NEWS.com;

Huge asteroid to zip 'near' Earth on Wednesday - 9NEWS.com

9NEWS.comHuge asteroid to zip 'near' Earth on Wednesday9NEWS.comA space rock passing close to earth tonight. Joining us to talk about this all is CU Boulder Planetary Scientist Dan Scheeres. USA TODAY , KUSA 10:12 AM. MDT April 19, 2017. (Photo: NASA/JPL-Caltech). CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ ...and more »