Asteroid the size of three football fields zips by earth in ‘close call’ – fox4kc.com

fox4kc.comAn asteroid with an estimated diameter of three football fields zoomed by Earth late Monday, missing our home by about that distance. It traveled at some 27,000 miles per hour.…

Watch SPACE VID of JUMBO ASTEROID 2000 EM26 buzzing Earth – Register

RegisterVid If there’s nothing on TV tonight, or you’re suffering from insomnia, readers of The Register can always tune in to an asteroid flyby, broadcast live online by the Slooh…

Asteroid 3 football fields long to fly by Earth tonight; watch live! – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesA massive asteroid the length of three football fields will make its closest approach to Earth tonight, and you can watch it fly by live, right here. Beginning…

Watch Potentially Hazardous Asteroid Whip Past Earth – National Geographic

National GeographicArtwork showing an asteroid zipping by the Earth moon system. Credit: ILLUSTRATION COURTESY P. CARRIL, ESA. A giant space rock three times the size of football field is about…

Huge Asteroid to Fly Safely by Earth Monday – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comThis graphic shows the location of the asteroid 2000 EM26 in the night sky on Feb. 17, 2014 during a live skywatching webcast by the online stargazing venture Slooh. An…

Asteroid to hurtle past the Earth at 27000 mph – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukA ‘potentially hazardous’ asteroid which is three times the size of a football pitch and travelling at 27,000 miles an hour will pass close to Earth on Monday night. Although…

Huge asteroid to fly safely by Earth Monday – Fox News

Fox NewsAn asteroid the size of three football fields is set to make a close brush of Earth on Monday, and you can watch the flyby in a live webcast.…

This dwarf planet in the asteroid belt may contain more fresh water than all of Earth – CNET

CNETUsing the Herschel Telescope, the European Space Agency has detected water vapor on Ceres, the largest and roundest object in the asteroid belt. And it just may have a whole…

5 most incredible discoveries of the week – USA TODAY

USA TODAYAn amazing find by a sharp-eyed astronomer and a bizarre discovery about the pooping habits of dogs are on this week’s list: 1. For 2nd time ever, we saw…

Asteroid Passes Earth Friday At Chabot Space Science Center Oakland

On Friday May 31st, the Asteroid 1998 QE2, said to be as large as the City of Emeryville, is set to fly close to Earth, and the Chabot Space and…

Meteor 2012 DA14 Passes Earth Without Incident, USTREAM Live

The Russian Meteor crash of last night made today’s event of a meteor called 2012 DA14 passing by all the more important. The good news is it did not impact…

Russian Meteor Update: 112 Hospitalized, 550 People Seeking Treatment

As reports come in via Twitter, it’s clear the Russian Meteor that flew over Central Russia and apparently landed not far from the town of Chelyabinsk has caused not just…

Russian Meteor Strikes Ural Mountains, Causes Sonic Boom, Damage, 400 Injured

On Friday at 9:20 AM in Russia, a meteor flew over the Ural Mountain Range and as it did, the sonic boom caused damage to a large number of buildings,…

Asteroid Missed Casey Anthony Trial Live, Media Observers Shagrined

As the Casey Anthony Trial was going into what is projected to be its final week, media observers complaining of overload may have hoped that a wayward asteroid fast approaching…