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Biggest ever asteroid impact found in Australia

by , 27 March 2015 | 0 comments

Deep underground in the centre of Australia is evidence of the biggest asteroid impact in the Earth’s history. It wasn’t just a single impact, but a twin strike from a meteorite that may have split into two as it plummeted towards Earth.

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Massive asteroid passes close to Earth

by , 30 January 2015 | 0 comments

On Monday, the Earth survived a close encounter with a very large asteroid. If you think that a massive rock hurtling through space close to Earth is terrifying, be comforted that in this case, close is still 1.2 million kilometres away. At this distance the enormous asteroid seems rather lovely for a lump of rock, especially…

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