Originally posted by ignant
"While neither the European Space Agency (ESA) nor NASA has suggested that YU55 poses a threat to Earth, plans to develop a mission to counteract a potential asteroid collision in the future are already underway."
plus, saw this on the spaceweather.com... front page ( below the Sept 22 X-flares info )
hmm wow that many? and why the announcement now this week??
edit on 26-9-2011 by ignant because: (no reason given)
Probably because they know of other NEO's of which the data is not publicly available. We seem to have a multitude of NEO's heading our way right now and the fire in the sky over Buenos Aires might be a small appetizer of what possibly lies ahead.
edit on 26-9-2011 by XplanetX because: (no reason given)