It is expected to zip by at a distance of about 6.7 million kilometers from Earth
"Given the classified nature of these discussions, we will not comment on the specific information provided in these Hill briefings"
Thousands of people gather at Stonehenge to watch the spectacle and celebrate the start of summer
Every year, billions of gallons of ocean waterfall into the Earth at tectonic plate boundaries, then gush back out at hydrothermal vents
An Earth impact from a space object is extremely rare however asteroids have hit the planet previously and caused significant damage. Just ask the dinosaurs...
The climate change analysis was written by a former fossil fuel executive and backed by the former chief of Australia's military
“This is not about Hollywood, this is not about movies, this is about ultimately protecting the only planet we know right now to host life"
During last year's simulation, the group successfully saved Tokyo from a catastrophic impact by launching a nuclear bomb at the asteroid
Scientists & engineers know in theory what they could do, depending on how much warning they have
The peeling is likely driven by a water-absorbing layer in the middle of the tectonic plate!