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Feb 4, 2022

How safe is Earth from an asteroid impact? (2013) | 60 Minutes Archive

Posted by in categories: asteroid/comet impacts, existential risks

NASA says an asteroid came within about 1.2 million miles of the Earth’s atmosphere on Tuesday afternoon. In 2013, Anderson Cooper reported on our ability to detect asteroids and comets that come close to Earth after another asteroid impacted the atmosphere over Russia.

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