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Asteroid Near Miss

WATCH: Giant Asteroid Gives Earth Close Shave

Posted 12.17.2012 | Science

By: SPACE.com Staff Published: 12/16/2012 08:44 AM EST on SPACE.com A new video captures the giant asteroid 4179 Toutatis tumbling through space...

TODAY: Huge Space Rock Gives Earth Close Shave

Posted 10.12.2012 | Science

By: Tariq Malik Published: 10/12/2012 07:50 AM EDT on SPACE.com An asteroid the size of a house will buzz Earth today (Oct. 12) but poses no ri...

TODAY: 'Potentially Hazardous' Asteroid To Fly By Earth

Posted 06.14.2012 | Science

By: Mike Wall Published: 06/13/2012 05:29 PM EDT on SPACE.com An asteroid the size of a city block is set to fly by Earth Thursday (June 14), an...

Asteroids Give Earth VERY Close Shave

Posted 05.29.2012 | Science

By: SPACE.com Staff Published: 05/29/2012 01:02 PM EDT on SPACE.com Two small asteroids zipped close by Earth in back-to-back flybys of the plan...

WATCH: Bus-Sized Asteroid Headed For Near-Miss With Earth

Posted 01.27.2012 | Science

By: Mike Wall Published: 01/26/2012 04:43 PM EST on SPACE.com A small asteroid will make an extremely close pass by Earth Friday (Jan. 27), coming...

WATCH: Asteroid To Narrowly Miss Earth

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 01.04.2012 | Green

An asteroid a quarter-mile-wide will, astronomically speaking, narrowly miss Earth next week. And while it is the closest an asteroid this size has...

Asteroid 2009 DD45's Passing Was A Cosmic Near-Miss

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

PASADENA, Calif. — An asteroid about the size of one that leveled more than 800 square miles of forest in Siberia a century ago just buzzed the ...