Asteroid dust and microfossils found in Bavaria provides details on dinosaur extinction — RT US

Through geological finds in the Berchtesgadener Land, researchers have been able to trace the background to the extinction of the dinosaurs. Accordingly, two drastic events overtook them about 66 million years ago: an asteroid impact and volcanic eruptions. About 66 million years ago, a violent asteroid impact in what is now Mexico and numerous volcanic […]

Massive, potentially dangerous asteroid flies close to Earth in a month — RT EN

5 Feb 2022 10:48 pm In early March, NASA predicts that an asteroid larger than the world’s tallest skyscraper will fly past Earth. According to the space agency, it is a potentially dangerous space rock, but remains far away by Earth standards. Asteroid 138971 (2001 CB21), whose orbit intersects Earth’s orbit, is just over a […]