Giant asteroids are way harder to blow up than we think: scientists


Giant asteroids hurling their way towards Earth are harder to destroy than scientists –or Hollywood screenwriters — previously thought, according to new research. John Hopkins researchers found that asteroids couldn’t be completely shattered by foreign objects — including ones launched to stop an end-of-days-style collision, as seen in sci-fi films such as “Deep Impact.” “It…

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