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Asteroid 2011 MD Will be Near Miss on Monday, June 27, 2011

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NASA has issued a recalculated time for the closest approach of Asteroid 2011 MD reporting that it will be about 3 1/2 hours later than it had initially thought on Monday, June 27,2011. Here’s something for you to chew on as your work week begins on Monday, that a small asteroid the size of a …

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Asteroid 2005 YU55 Will Make Near Earth Miss Tuesday Nov. 8 2011

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NASA scientists report that asteroid 2005 YU55 will make a near earth miss Tuesday Nov. 8, 2011. The scientists will be tracking the asteroid with antennas from the space agencies Deep Space Network at Goldstone, CA. The scientists are calling the near miss by the 1,300 foot wide (400 meter) asteroid as an opportunity of …

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