Asteroid Earth

Earth To Have Close Brush With Asteroid

CBC | Posted 04.09.2013 | Canada

A space rock about the size of a jet plane will zip so close to Earth that it will briefly come between us and our weather satellites next week. ...

Asteroid Makes Close Brush With Earth

CBC | Posted 03.28.2012 | Canada

An asteroid about 11 metres in diameter roared past the Earth early Friday in one of the closest approaches ever recorded for such an eve...

Huge Asteroid To Pass Earth Within Moon's Orbit Today

AP | Posted 01.08.2012 | Canada

AP — LOS ANGELES -- An asteroid as big as an aircraft carrier zipped by Earth on Tuesday in the closest encounter by such a massive space rock in mo...