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[NASA] Asteroid Flyby - 0.85 the distance from the moon.... Armageddon?

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According to NASA, the "trajectory of asteroid 2005 YU55 is well understood", so there's no dangers whatsoever. The asteroid won't have any gravitational influence on Earth, so it won't make volcanoes go off or cause Earthquakes, etc. But, our gravitational pull might re-direct 2005 YU55. This is something NASA don't really cover, because it will [of course] most likely cause panic.
Different takes on what nasa said Woot! I just wanna see it! hope i just moves all the water away form the HDD plants so we can make more HDD's! Woot!

Sources:
http://www.santanvalleytoday.com/ind...34:top-stories

http://www.gizmodo.com.au/2011/11/th...lose-to-earth/

http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/as...-20111025.html
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We're all going to die.
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Thats what the moon would say
Edited by kyle7412 - 11/2/11 at 11:04pm
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Nasa didnt say anything about its heading being affected by the earth because its moving much too fast for it to be important. At a speed many times greater than the speed that our moon orbits around the earth there is no reason for anyone to worry about what might happen when the earths gravity pulls on the asteroid.
    
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LOL -asteroid makes sudden turn-
    
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lolz i just hope i get to see it like i said ... anfd then if we are lucky it will slow down and then the aliens will come out and teach how to make warp drives and then we will become part of the federation of planets only to get killed by the borg .... dang it! stupid borg! ruin everything!


(none if this is in any way what i want ... except to see it ... lol )
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Zombie virus meteor animates inanimate objects, like Maximum Overdrive. Mayhem ensues.
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It's the goa'uld!
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Quote:
Originally Posted by AddictedGamer93 View Post
LOL -asteroid makes sudden turn-
Nope, physics.
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