NASA: Asteroid to pass by Earth on Christmas Eve

Washington (UPI) Dec 15, 2015
That’s not Rudolph’s nose, it’s just a giant rock hurtling through space. NASA scientists calculate that asteroid 163899, also known as 2003 SD220, will make its closest approach to Earth on Christmas Eve, December 24, 2015.
The asteroid is rather large, thought to measure between 0.5 and 1.5 miles wide. Contrary to reports that it will graze Earth or trigger earthquakes, the asteroid w —> Read More