NASA Warns a Major Meteor Strike Is On Its Way. This Is Not a Sci-Fi Movie!

Mashable - 05-03

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At the International Academy of Astronautics’ recent Planetary Defense Conference, NASA’s Chief Jim Bridenstine sounded the alarm on some seriously scary news. The Earth is about to face it’s biggest threat from outer space. Yes, our planet is officially under threat of a meteor strike and it isn’t all that far away. We see asteroids as distant bursts of light and colour but seldom acknowledge the space particles’ capacity for destruction. This time around, it looks like we really need to understand it doesn’t work like a sci-fi film’s portrayal.