Jetliner-Sized 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.
Large Asteroid Passing Earth Will Be Visible With Small TelescopeA little more than a week after everyone turned their eyes to the sky for a solar eclipse, another celestial event is sure to capture the attention of space lovers.
Asteroid To Eclipse Star Thursday MorningA super-rare sighting will take place this week.
Huge Asteroid Flyby Expected TodayAn asteroid so big it has its own moon will fly by the earth today, but you likely won’t be able to see it.
Asteroid Whizzes Past Earth, Captures World’s AttentionRarely is there a story that captivates the world's attention as this one has. An asteroid, the size of an apartment building, whizzed past earth. Millions monitored the momentous occasion via the Internet on Friday afternoon.

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