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Giant Asteroid Approaching Earth’s Orbit

Giant Asteroid Approaching Earth’s Orbit

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – NASA's Center for Near-Earth Object Studies is tracking a giant asteroid which will approach Earth's orbit on May 21. - Science news - The asteroid measures between 670 metres and 1.5 kilometres in diameter, the equivalent to 2198ft and 4921ft wide, the Daily Star reported. NASA has dubbed the rock 136796 (1997 BQ), and it was first observed by astrologists on...

Doomsday Program Created to Decide What to Do If Asteroid Hits Earth

Doomsday Program Created to Decide What to Do If Asteroid Hits Earth

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – A team of scientists at MIT have developed a computer program that will help humans decide how to best deal with the end of the world, so long as that comes in form of a catastrophic asteroid collision. - Science news - Experts say there as many as two or three new asteroids, sometimes called ‘Near Earth Objects,’ discovered every night. It’s inevitable...