NASA: Massive asteroid will not impact Earth in 2040

Massive asteroid will miss Earth, according to NASA.

NASA: Massive asteroid will not impact Earth in 2040

Science Recorder | Kramer Phillips | Sunday, December 23, 2012

NASA has some good news for all of us living here on Earth: Don't expect an asteroid impact in 2040. The U.S.-based space agency announced Friday that a new analysis of the 460-foot space rock -- known as 2011 AG5 -- finds that it will not impact Earth in 2040. "An analysis of the new data conducted by NASA's Near-Earth Object Program Office at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory ... To continue reading, subscribe to Science Recorder today.

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