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

These 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 ...

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

An 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.

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

FILE - 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 ...

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

Astronomers 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 ...

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

NASA 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 ...

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

Hours 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 ...

'Potentially hazardous' asteroid passes by earth keeping sky gazers glued - ummid.com

Seattle: An asteroid, more than a 400 meters wide, will pass close to Earth on Wednesday, zooming by at a distance of just over a 1.8 million kilometers, but with no chance of impact, according to NASA scientists. According to NASA the encounter on ...

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

In 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 ...

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

On 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 ...

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

A 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 ...

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

The 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.

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

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. NASA/JPL-Caltech/GSSR ...

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

NASA 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 ...

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

A 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 ...

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

An 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 ...

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

An 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 ...

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

An 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 ...

Watch a Large Asteroid Streak Through the Night Sky - Smithsonian

Asteroid. 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 ...

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

The 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 ...

Close shave: Large asteroid passing near Earth - WYFF Greenville

We'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 ...