posted on Dec, 12 2012 @ 01:36 PM
Originally posted by Upthepunx
i was always under the impression that space is like a giant shooting range with stuff comming from every direction. we get hit but tons of stuff
every day just not huge planet killer ones we get hyped up in are brains that lurk around every corner. id imagine this happens alot more than you
think. and alot more than nasa or any space inteligence will admit
Yep, I realize a lot of debris is flying around universe and most of the stuff that does enter our atmosphere just disintegrates with no big deal.
But something of this size and not being seen until just two days ago seems inplausible with all of our satellites, Hubble, etc.
"The space ball measured between 69 feet and 154 feet in diameter. The Planetary Society said that made it the same size as an asteroid that exploded
over Siberia in 1908 and leveled more than 800 square miles of forest."