Tuesday night to Wednesday, an asteroid about 400 meters in diameter will pass between Earth and Moon. Although the largest celestial body was approaching at a distance so small to our planet in the last 35 years, experts assure us that there is no cause for concern. The asteroid, called 2005YU55 will be closest to … Continue reading A new asteroid threatens Earth
Astronomers from the NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center were shot a meteor that entered Earth’s atmosphere. On May 20, 2011, at 21.47, a 1.82 m diameter fragment from an unknown comet entered the atmosphere at about 106km above the town of Macon, U.S.. Meteor was heading north-west by about 38km per second. At this speed, … Continue reading NASA has captured a meteor that entered the Earth’s atmosphere
Although many people waiting anxiously and fear on December 21, 2012 when, according to the Mayan long calendar, would end a cycle of civilization, our scientists calm, saying that such millennial fears have no basis in science. On the other hand, they warn that we are indeed reasons to worry in 2013, the year in … Continue reading Solar storms to affect power systems on Earth in 2013?