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Do You Feel Safer Now?
Physicist; Fellow of the Committee for Skeptical Inquiry
Last week, the first round of papers related to last year's spectacular asteroid explosion over Chelyabinsk, Russia, appeared. One of the most significant conclusions suggests that we may have underestimated the number of building-sized asteroids by up to a factor of 10.
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Tsunamis of Sound
Eric J. Heller
Abbott and James Lawrence Professor of Chemistry and Professor...
If you could see sound traveling, you'd soon notice other waves coming at you with long wavelengths: like ocean swell 100 feet or 1000 feet from crest to crest, or like tsunami waves, miles from crest to crest. These are the "tsunamis of sound," hugely long waves.
Congressional Science Committee Takes On Asteroid Threat
Russian Meteor Makes Tourism Impact
SPACEY SURVEY: Nearly 50 Percent Of Russians Polled Think Recent Crash Was Not A Meteor
Caveat Emptor: Meteor Advisory
Officials at the Federal Trade Commission are warning Americans to be on the alert for a new wave of consumer fraud based on the recent arrival of a large meteor in northern Russia.
'We May Be F*cked, But At Least God Isn't Hurling Rocks At Us'
The Rock Is Gonna Fall on Us
Global CEO, Y&R
To give this some perspective the force of the explosion was equal to 500 kilotons of TNT -- when put into nuclear blast language Hiroshima and Nagasaki were destroyed by bombs with a 13-22 kiloton force.
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