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Asteroid that could end humanity will miss Earth by 17,000 miles tomorrow

Asteroid that could end humanity will miss Earth by 17,000 miles tomorrow

An asteroid half the size of a U.S. football field will pass between Earth and orbiting satellites next week, sparing the human race from the fate suffered by dinosaurs, NASA said.   The 150-foot diameter asteroid, named 2012 DA14, will pass about 17,000 miles above Earth on Feb. 15 — lower than the orbits of some […]