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COMET Heading for MARS


Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, discovery, interesting, research, scientists, space )

Frans
- 522 days ago - popularmechanics.co.za
Astronomers have reported that a comet - dubbed Comet 2013 A1 - is heading for Mars and that there is a small but significant chance that it will strike the Red Planet in October 2014....



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Roger M. (0)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 12:08 am
Better them than us. Thanks for posting this.
 

Irene S. (62)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 2:08 am
Wonder what will happen.
 

Daniel Partlow (189)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 5:01 am
Interesting reading! Watch out martians!!
 

Farah Hage Ali (159)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 7:04 am
noted, thank you for sharing
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 7:33 am
Great article. Thanks for sharing.
 

Shawna S. (43)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 8:05 am
Thanks Frans :")
The man in the Mars looks almost alien ;)
 

Elizabeth S. (149)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 10:17 am
Thanks for sharing Frans, great post :)
 

caroline s. (80)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 1:26 pm
Great, thank you! ;-)
 

Brad Kraus (6)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 1:52 pm
Thanks for posting. Should be interesting to see what happens!
 

Birgit W. (144)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 2:56 pm
Noted
 

Dave C. (214)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 5:08 pm
thanks.
 

Mitchell D. (131)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 5:30 pm
The title ought to read "Comet Heading Towards Mars!"
Still, this ought to be very interesting, one way or another.
PLEASE, let's not have anyone declaring that this is a sign of the beginning of the end, or Nostradamus predicted....
 

Jeremy S. (2)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 6:41 pm
It's going to destroy Christmas! (Green men, red planet--green and red...)

More seriously, I wonder how, if the collision does occur, that will affect life on earth. Tidal waves and other gravitational effects at minimum, I expect.
 

Alan Lambert (91)
Thursday April 11, 2013, 8:44 pm
This is why Hawking is right, we have to get out into the Solar System, or ideally other Solar systems
 

Reem K. (4)
Friday April 12, 2013, 2:55 am
Ah, man. Hope this turns out alright
 

Many Feathers (134)
Friday April 12, 2013, 4:49 am
noted thanks
 

Melania Padilla (179)
Tuesday April 23, 2013, 3:22 pm
Interesting
 
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