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Author Topic: Whatever happened to the Pyramid-sized asteroid that was supposed to be  (Read 1546 times)

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Whatever happened to the Pyramid-sized asteroid that was supposed to be hurtling towards Earth (and us!) just four days ago?

A gigantic lump the size of the Great Pyramid (which Nasa has christened with the snappy name of Earth Object 2013 MD8) was supposedly zooming towards us just 4 days ago on 24th July - at least that's what it said in the website that I read.

But in the regular press?  No coverage.  Not a mention.  And on TV?   Nix.

So what happened?

How did a nugget the size of the Great Pyramid of Gizah simply disappear?  Or get lost?  Or get ignored?

Has anyone else heard of this massive non-event? Can I come out of my bunker now?
« Last Edit: 28 July, 2019, 05:32:40 PM by P-Kasso2 »
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Shock News!    Phew!  It passed us on Wednesday, February 19th!  That's 3 weeks ago!  Did anyone notice it on TV News?  Or in newspapers?

The British (and indeed the world's) News media didn't seem to care a toss - after the big hullabaloo weeks before the event, it turned out to be a non-event.

I mean, I didn't see a skyscraper-sized asteroid zooming by at 30,000 mph. 

Did you see the it blurring past? 

Did anyone?

Where is the asteroid now?   

Which is the next planet it will terrorise?
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