Daily Archives: February 15, 2013

  • In case you’re wondering…

    1. Yes, a meteor blew up above Siberia this morning, with the resulting shockwave shattering windows over a large area and injuring many.
    2. No, this was not “the closest approach” asteroid that will pass by later today. That one is larger.
    3. No. This does NOT mean “the closest approach” asteroid will now hit us. It’s going to miss.
    4. No, it’s probably not a part of that asteroid. It could be loosely related, but I doubt it.
    5. The reason “us scientists” did not see it is because this one is very *VERY* small for an asteroid. The