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Old 03-04-2009, 09:47 AM   #1
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Astroid near miss?

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090304/ap_ ... close_call

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Old 03-04-2009, 01:12 PM   #2
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The one that slammed the chesapeak Bay must have been a pisser to watch.....from a distance.
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Old 03-04-2009, 02:00 PM   #3
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Shouldn't that be a near hit instead?

Too close for comfort with that one. Dodged it by only 48,800 miles!

As Maxwell Smart would say, "Missed Us By That Much"!
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Old 03-04-2009, 02:41 PM   #4
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Old 03-04-2009, 02:49 PM   #5
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I heard it was traveling at 12 miles per second!
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