I think it would depend on the size of the asteroid, how early we became aware of when it was on a path to collision with the Earth, and how quickly we were able to mobilize to try and intercept it.
by Oztinato2 years ago
Is towing an asteroid to the moon a stupid idea?Scientists now want to capture an asteroid and tow it to the moon to put it into orbit. Along with the A-bomb, thalidomide, asbestos etc etc this has to rank as a really...
by my-success-guru8 years ago
A newly-discovered asteroid could be on a collision course with Earth, according to scientists. Dr John Gribben on BBC Radio 4's Today programme (2'48") The mile-wide object has the potential to create...
by JaxsonRaine5 years ago
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=pl … bU7awpJctQ"An asteroid. What's coming our way? Is this an effect of, perhaps, global warming...?"I think the term 'WTF' applies here.
by H C Palting2 years ago
Do you believe that Russia is truthfully going to use cold war missiles to destroy asteroids?Russia has stated they want to use missiles to destroy asteroids but some believe this is nothing more than a lie. What do you...
by Jeff Berndt5 years ago
I just noticed something about the Fast and Furious controversy.Leaving aside the question of whether the operation was a good idea or not (I think not), I noticed that the Left and the Right have both seemed to...
by George S McChristian6 years ago
How fast can an asteroid go?I understand that the recent supernova that we're watching actually happened millions of light-years ago, and we're just now seeing the light from it. Am I safe in assuming there may possibly...
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