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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 »

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 - 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 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 »

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 - 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 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 »

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 »

Giant asteroid to zoom past Earth, says NASA - Hindu Business Line;

Giant asteroid to zoom past Earth, says NASA - Hindu Business Line

Hindu Business LineGiant asteroid to zoom past Earth, says NASAHindu Business LineAn asteroid, more than a quarter mile (400 metres) wide, will pass close to Earth on Wednesday, zooming by at a distance of just over a million miles (1.8 million km), but with no chance of impact, according to NASA scientists. Smaller asteroids ...and more »

AP Exclusive: Managers of damaged dam made series of errors - WSOC Charlotte

AP Exclusive: Managers of damaged dam made series of errorsWSOC CharlotteOROVILLE, Calif. (AP) - Late in the afternoon of Feb. 12, Sheriff Kory Honea was at the emergency operations center for the tallest dam in America when he overheard someone say something that stopped him in his tracks: "This is not good." Over six ...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 »

NASA says large asteroid to fly past Earth on Wednesday - Charlotte Observer

NASA says large asteroid to fly past Earth on WednesdayCharlotte ObserverStargazers will have the opportunity to see an asteroid fly by the Earth on Wednesday. NASA said the rock is about the size of six football fields and will pass close to Earth. The asteroid will be more than 1 million miles away and scientists said ...and more »

AP Exclusive: Dam managers made missteps in handling crisis - News On 6

AP Exclusive: Dam managers made missteps in handling crisisNews On 6Defense lawyers for the man who killed former New Orleans Saints star Will Smith have filed a motion for a new trial based on "new evidence.".More >>. Defense lawyers for the man who killed former New Orleans Saints star Will Smith have filed a motion ...and more »