News Briefs 18-02-2013

Valued at approximately $6,500 per gram, it's a safe bet that a whole lot of Russians are now looking for meteor fragments.

Quote of the Day:

Wouldn’t it be silly if we got wiped out because we weren’t looking? This is a wake-up call from space. We’ve got to pay attention to what’s out there.

Edward Lu, former NASA astronaut who's leading one effort to detect Earth-threatening asteroids and comets.


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the asteroid strike was so powerful, it punched right through to the Dreaming and is one of the reasons why current Australia is such a deadly/challenging place to live

All that lives is holy, life delights in life.

--William Blake