Earth Has Near Miss With Asteroid Spotted Just Hours EarlierAn asteroid came alarmingly close to striking the Earth on April 15, just hours after the large space rock was spotted flying through the solar system.
Small Asteroid To Pass By Earth FridayIt will come within 39,000 miles of Earth, which is about one-fifth of the distance between the Earth and the Moon.
'Potentially Hazardous' Asteroid To Pass Earth On Super Bowl SundayThe Super Bowl asteroid is predicted to pass by the Earth at around 4:30 p.m. ET on Feb. 4., just two hours before the Eagles and Patriots kick off that night.
Jetliner-Size Asteroid Set To 'Nearly Miss' Earth On Oct. 12The asteroid is reportedly larger than one that struck the city of Chelyabinsk in Russia in 2013.
Full Moon To Grace Christmas Sky For First Time Since 1977If you plan on staying up all night on Christmas Eve drinking eggnog, go outside and gaze into the sky. You will see a lunar rarity before dawn on Christmas day, a UC Riverside astronomer said.
Giant Asteroid To Fly Pass Earth, Full Moon To Appear On ChristmasThe moon is expected to reach full phase at 3:11 a.m. Friday.
NASA Captures Images Of Skull-Shaped Asteroid That Flew By Earth On HalloweenNASA has captured detailed images of a so-called spooky asteroid that flew by Earth on Halloween.
Asteroid Expected To Fly By Earth On Halloween, NASA SaysAn asteroid is expected to fly-by Earth this Halloween.
NASA Radar Shows Near-Earth Asteroid Bringing Its Own Moon A mile-long asteroid set to pass safely by Earth on Friday appears to be bringing along a companion.
NASA Chief Gets Update On JPL Mission To Capture Asteroid An ambitious plan to capture a potentially dangerous asteroid and safely relocate it was the focus of a Southland visit by NASA Administrator Charles Bolden on Thursday.
NASA Wants To ‘Lasso’ Asteroid, Tow It Closer To EarthIn the 1998 blockbuster hit “Armageddon”, a gigantic asteroid on a collision course with Earth was just science fiction.
NASA: Asteroid, Russian Meteor 'Completely Unrelated'A football-sized space rock is set to pass safely by the Earth on Friday.

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