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This Asteroid Nearly Went Clobberin’ Time on Earth & Hardly Anyone Noticed

Actually, it didn’t really, but it was the sixth-closest grazing ever recorded and a helluva lot closer than Asteroid 2012 LZ1 came earlier this month. In video recorded last month by NASA’s Infrared Telescope Facility, which you can see below, the Asteroid 2012 KT42 likely wouldn’t have yielded much damage had it even been on a collision course with our …

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