Apophis asteroid will be visible from Earth this weekend

An asteroid the size of three football fields will pass by a star and be visible from Earth on Sunday, February 21. But have no fear, there is no danger of it hitting our planet.  “The more that we can understand the orbits of asteroids like Apophis the better we can prepare,” said Will Snyder, Manager at the St. Louis Science Center McDonnell Planetarium. According to experts, the 1,000-foot wide asteroid will sweep across the United States around 11:50 p.m…..Read More



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