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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 »

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 - WAMC

An Asteroid Is Swinging By Earth Today For Its Closest Visit In 400 YearsWAMCThis 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. Originally published on April 19, 2017 11:18 am ...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 »

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 »

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 »

Close shave: Large asteroid passing near Earth - 4029tv;

Close shave: Large asteroid passing near Earth - 4029tv

4029tvClose shave: Large asteroid passing near Earth4029tvWe'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 Planetary Scientist Dan Scheeres. USA TODAY , KUSA 8:17 AM. MDT April 19, 2017. (Photo: NASA/JPL-Caltech). CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST.and more »

This huge asteroid will pass Earth tonight and here's how to see it - Birmingham Mail;

This huge asteroid will pass Earth tonight and here's how to see it - Birmingham Mail

Birmingham MailThis huge asteroid will pass Earth tonight and here's how to see itBirmingham MailThe 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 »

NASA warns 2000ft asteroid 2014 JO24 approaching Earth is 'potentially hazardous' - Daily Star;

NASA warns 2000ft asteroid 2014 JO24 approaching Earth is 'potentially hazardous' - Daily Star

Daily StarNASA warns 2000ft asteroid 2014 JO24 approaching Earth is 'potentially hazardous'Daily StarA MASSIVE “potentially hazardous” asteroid is hurtling towards Earth in its closest encounter in 400 years. 0. By Henry Holloway / Published 19th April 2017. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Loaded: 0%. 0:00. Progress: 0%.and more »

Massive asteroid to pass planet Earth 'very closely' tonight - Liverpool Echo;

Massive asteroid to pass planet Earth 'very closely' tonight - Liverpool Echo

Liverpool EchoMassive asteroid to pass planet Earth 'very closely' tonightLiverpool EchoAn asteroid the size of The Rock of Gibraltar will miss planet Earth “very closely” later today. The huge celestial body - called 2014-J25 - is believed to be up to three-quarters of a mile wide and it is expected whizz by just over a million miles away.and more »

Huge and fast (but not too furious) asteroid called The Rock after Dwayne Johnson is coming close to Earth today - Glasgow Evening Times;

Huge and fast (but not too furious) asteroid called The Rock after Dwayne Johnson is coming close to Earth today - Glasgow Evening Times

Glasgow Evening TimesHuge and fast (but not too furious) asteroid called The Rock after Dwayne Johnson is coming close to Earth todayGlasgow Evening TimesA huge asteroid is set to zoom past Earth today in the closest encounter for over a decade. Object 2014 JO25 will be visible in the sky as it passes 4.6 times further away than the Moon. The rock, known as The Rock after Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, is ...and more »

Michio Kaku on identifying potential asteroid risks - CBS News;

Michio Kaku on identifying potential asteroid risks - CBS News

CBS NewsMichio Kaku on identifying potential asteroid risksCBS NewsApril 19, 2017, 8:17 AM | The Earth will have a close encounter Wednesday with a massive asteroid nicknamed "The Rock." NASA first learned about it three years ago, and it is the largest to pass by Earth since 2004. CBS News science and futurist ...and more »

A 650 meter asteroid to pass close by Earth tonight - Skymet Weather;

A 650 meter asteroid to pass close by Earth tonight - Skymet Weather

Skymet WeatherA 650 meter asteroid to pass close by Earth tonightSkymet WeatherStargazers would be interested in keeping their eyes up above the sky after the sun sets in on Wednesday, the April 19 to spectate a close shave of our planet with an asteroid. You may also like: NASA releases phenomenal 360 degree video of Mars rocket ...and more »

Watch as massive asteroid dubbed “The Rock” flies by earth - News965;

Watch as massive asteroid dubbed “The Rock” flies by earth - News965

News965Watch as massive asteroid dubbed “The Rock” flies by earthNews965An asteroid believed to be almost a half-mile long will pass by Earth about 7 P.M. tonight. The asteroid, nicknamed “The Rock” by Slooh.com in honor of actor Dwayne Johnson, will pass by Earth at a distance of 1.1 million miles. Scientists, from the ...and more »

'Potentially hazardous' asteroid to make closest approach to Earth in 400 years - The Westmorland Gazette;

'Potentially hazardous' asteroid to make closest approach to Earth in 400 years - The Westmorland Gazette

The Westmorland Gazette'Potentially hazardous' asteroid to make closest approach to Earth in 400 yearsThe Westmorland GazetteAn 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 »

Large asteroid will come close to Earth as it flies past on Wednesday - Scroll.in;

Large asteroid will come close to Earth as it flies past on Wednesday - Scroll.in

Scroll.inLarge asteroid will come close to Earth as it flies past on WednesdayScroll.inA large asteroid is expected to come close to the Earth as it flies past on Wednesday. The distance between the planet and the asteroid when the two are closest to each other will be around 1.8 million kilometres, Reuters quoted the National ...and more »

NASA: Asteroid Expected To Fly By Earth Wednesday - Yahoo News;

NASA: Asteroid Expected To Fly By Earth Wednesday - Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsNASA: Asteroid Expected To Fly By Earth WednesdayYahoo NewsThe Earth will make it past Wednesday despite an asteroid flyby expected about 1.1 million miles out. Asteroid 2014 JO25 was discovered in 2014 through NASA's Near Earth Observations Program in collaboration with the University of Arizona. It's ...and more »

Asteroid set to fly by Earth today - News.Az;

Asteroid set to fly by Earth today - News.Az

News.AzAsteroid set to fly by Earth todayNews.AzDon't worry - Nasa has said there is no danger that the rock will hit our planet! In fact, it will pass us at a distance of 1.1 million miles away, according to BBC. It is the first time that the asteroid has flown near to Earth like this for 400 years ...and more »