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2014 JO25 Flies By Earth — See It Tonight - Universe Today;

2014 JO25 Flies By Earth — See It Tonight - Universe Today

Universe Today2014 JO25 Flies By Earth — See It TonightUniverse TodayThis 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 on Tuesday April 18. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/GSSR. Asteroid 2014 JO25, discovered in ...and more »

1000-mph winds, shock waves deadliest effects of asteroid strike - KPNX 12 News TV;

1000-mph winds, shock waves deadliest effects of asteroid strike - KPNX 12 News TV

KPNX 12 News TV1000-mph winds, shock waves deadliest effects of asteroid strikeKPNX 12 News TVIf a big asteroid — like the one whizzing by on Wednesday — slammed into the Earth, ferocious winds of up to 1,000 mph and intense shock waves would kill the most people, according to a study published Wednesday. Researchers looked at seven effects ...and more »

Relax: Giant asteroid missed earth - WTSP 10 News;

Relax: Giant asteroid missed earth - WTSP 10 News

WTSP 10 NewsRelax: Giant asteroid missed earthWTSP 10 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 »

New Study Ranks Hazardous Asteroid Impact Effects - Space Ref (press release);

New Study Ranks Hazardous Asteroid Impact Effects - Space Ref (press release)

Space Ref (press release)New Study Ranks Hazardous Asteroid Impact EffectsSpace Ref (press release)If an asteroid struck Earth, which of its effects--scorching heat, flying debris, towering tsunamis--would claim the most lives? A new study has the answer: violent winds and shock waves are the most dangerous effects produced by Earth-impacting asteroids.and more »

Stargazing: Asteroid near misses - Kelowna Capital News;

Stargazing: Asteroid near misses - Kelowna Capital News

Kelowna Capital NewsStargazing: Asteroid near missesKelowna Capital NewsAt its closest it will be less than five times the distance of the Moon. The asteroid, named 2014 JO25, is about 600 metres across. It will scoot across our northern sky in a few hours, moving at 33.5 km/s. It will be closest to us at 08:24 EDT, 05:24 ...and more »

Woosh: Largest Asteroid to Make Close Approach to Earth in 13 Years Swings By - Sputnik International;

Woosh: Largest Asteroid to Make Close Approach to Earth in 13 Years Swings By - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalWoosh: Largest Asteroid to Make Close Approach to Earth in 13 Years Swings BySputnik International2014 JO25, an asteroid over half a mile across, made a close flyby of Earth this Wednesday, coming within 1.1 million miles of Earth while traveling at 73,000 miles per hour. Other than its impressive size for a near-Earth asteroid, little was known ...and more »

Kilgore professor speaks about near-earth asteroid - KLTV

Kilgore professor speaks about near-earth asteroidKLTVAsteroid 2014 JO25 passed within 1.1 million miles of Earth this morning, that's about 4 1/2 times the distance between us and the Moon. Professor of Geology Paul Buchanan with Kilgore College knows rocks, whether they're down to earth or out of this ...and more »

Scientists rank all the ways an asteroid can kill you - BGR;

Scientists rank all the ways an asteroid can kill you - BGR

BGRScientists rank all the ways an asteroid can kill youBGRTonight, a particularly large asteroid is going to cruise by Earth at its closest point in 400 years, and while we humans are going to be observing the flyby at a safe distance, there's always a small twinge of doubt that whispers “what if…?” in the ...and more »

NASA captures images of 2000-foot asteroid as it readies to pass by Earth - AOL;

NASA captures images of 2000-foot asteroid as it readies to pass by Earth - AOL

AOLNASA captures images of 2000-foot asteroid as it readies to pass by EarthAOLNASA has released the following images of a large asteroid as it readies to pass by alarmingly close to Earth on April 19. The administration has been monitoring the space rock, known as 2014 JO25, since it was discovered in May 2014 by astronomers at ...and more »

Asteroid 2014-JO25 whisks past Earth: Do they pose any danger to us? - Hindustan Times;

Asteroid 2014-JO25 whisks past Earth: Do they pose any danger to us? - Hindustan Times

Hindustan TimesAsteroid 2014-JO25 whisks past Earth: Do they pose any danger to us?Hindustan TimesImages of asteroid 2014 JO25 which was generated with radar data collected using Nasa's Goldstone Solar System Radar in California's Mojave Desert, in a composite image released on April 18, 2017. (REUTERS). A peanut-shaped asteroid 1.3 kilometres ...and more »

Another nearby planet found that may be just right for life - Roanoke Times;

Another nearby planet found that may be just right for life - Roanoke Times

Roanoke TimesAnother nearby planet found that may be just right for lifeRoanoke TimesIn this artist tendering provided by M. Weiss Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, a newly-discovered rocky exoplanet, LHS 1140b. This planet is located in the liquid water habitable zone surrounding its host star, a small, faint red star named ...and more »

Giant Asteroid Zooms Relatively Close To Earth - CBS San Francisco Bay Area;

Giant Asteroid Zooms Relatively Close To Earth - CBS San Francisco Bay Area

CBS San Francisco Bay AreaGiant Asteroid Zooms Relatively Close To EarthCBS San Francisco Bay AreaSAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – A giant asteroid measuring about 2,000 feet across is passing by the Earth at a safe distance on Wednesday, according to NASA. The asteroid, known as “2014 JO25” is safely passing by our planet at a distance of about 1.1 ...and more »

Shock wave? Tsunami? Debris? Here's how an asteroid will probably kill you - Digital Trends;

Shock wave? Tsunami? Debris? Here's how an asteroid will probably kill you - Digital Trends

Digital TrendsShock wave? Tsunami? Debris? Here's how an asteroid will probably kill youDigital TrendsAlthough deadly impacts are rare, this study may help us better prepare for future asteroids. A new study has answered a question you never knew you had: If a deadly asteroid struck Earth, which one of its effects would most likely kill you? Conducted ...and more »

NASA Radar Spots Relatively Large Asteroid Prior to Flyby - NASA/JPL Edu News (press release) (blog);

NASA Radar Spots Relatively Large Asteroid Prior to Flyby - NASA/JPL Edu News (press release) (blog)

NASA/JPL Edu News (press release) (blog)NASA Radar Spots Relatively Large Asteroid Prior to FlybyNASA/JPL Edu News (press release) (blog)Radar Imagery of Asteroid 2014 JO25 This 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. Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/GSSRand more »

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 »

Newly discovered planet appears to have right combination to support life, astronomers say - Globalnews.ca;

Newly discovered planet appears to have right combination to support life, astronomers say - Globalnews.ca

Globalnews.caNewly discovered planet appears to have right combination to support life, astronomers sayGlobalnews.caAn artist's impression shows the exoplanet LHS 1140b, which orbits a red dwarf star 40 light-years from Earth. ESO/spaceengine.org. What is this? Sponsored content is written by Global News' editorial staff without any editorial influence by the sponsor.and more »

How NASA Studies and Tracks Asteroids Near and Far - NASA/JPL Edu News (press release) (blog);

How NASA Studies and Tracks Asteroids Near and Far - NASA/JPL Edu News (press release) (blog)

NASA/JPL Edu News (press release) (blog)How NASA Studies and Tracks Asteroids Near and FarNASA/JPL Edu News (press release) (blog)This movie and composite image of 30 images of asteroid 2014 JO25, which will safely fly past Earth on April 19, 2017, was generated with radar data collected using NASA's Goldstone Solar System Radar in California's Mojave Desert. Credit: ...and more »

2014 JO25: Stunning Images of Large Asteroid Captured by NASA Radar -- Just Before Earth Flyby - Sci-News.com;

2014 JO25: Stunning Images of Large Asteroid Captured by NASA Radar -- Just Before Earth Flyby - Sci-News.com

Sci-News.com2014 JO25: Stunning Images of Large Asteroid Captured by NASA Radar -- Just Before Earth FlybySci-News.comUsing NASA's Goldstone Solar System Radar in Mojave Desert, California, astronomers have captured radar images of the rotating, two-lobed asteroid 2014 JO25, just as the object is preparing to make a flyby of the Earth-Moon system. This composite of 30 ...and more »

Half-Mile-Long Asteroid to Pass Very Close to Earth - TIME;

Half-Mile-Long Asteroid to Pass Very Close to Earth - TIME

TIMEHalf-Mile-Long Asteroid to Pass Very Close to EarthTIMEA huge asteroid will fly past Earth at the closest distance it has come in the past 400 years. The approach, a distance of 1.1 million miles or about 4.6 times the distance from Earth to the moon, will also be the closest the 2,000-foot-long asteroid ...and more »

You Can Watch An Asteroid Fly Past Earth Today - The Debrief;

You Can Watch An Asteroid Fly Past Earth Today - The Debrief

The DebriefYou Can Watch An Asteroid Fly Past Earth TodayThe DebriefASTEROID INCOMING. No, seriously, an asteroid is flying SUPER close to Earth today- which means not only will we all be on tenterhooks waiting for the apocalypse, but we'll actually be able to see the rock in the sky for the next few days. So basically ...and more »