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  • Wild 2

    Comet 81P/Wild, also known as Wild 2 (pronounced "vilt two"), is a comet named after Swiss astronomer Paul Wild, who discovered it on January 6, 1978, using a 40-cm Schmidt telescope at Zimmerwald. The comet was estimated to be 15 km wide or 50% larger …

  • Sudan Event

    On 6 October 2008, scientists calculated that a small near-Earth asteroid, 2008 TC3, just sighted that night, would impact the Earth on 7 October over Sudan, at 0246 UTC, 5:46 local time. The asteroid arrived as predicted. This is the first time that an …

  • Chelyabinsk meteor

    !(media-item-align-center)//db4sgowjqfwig.cloudfront.net/assets/305971/russia2_384621c.jpg?1394729984(russia2_384621c.jpg)! On 15 February 2013, an Apollo asteroid entered Earth's atmosphere over Russia at about 09:20 YEKT (03:20 UTC) with an estimated …

  • Mikhail Vasilyevich Lomonosov

    !(media-item-align-left){width:200px;height:346px;}//db4sgowjqfwig.cloudfront.net/assets/305543/Lomonosovportrait.jpg?1394636953(Lomonosovportrait.jpg)! Mikhail Vasilyevich Lomonosov, November 19 [O.S. November 8] 1711 – April 15 [O.S. April 4] 1765) was …

  • Stargate Project

    In 1995 the CIA declassified a top secret program that had been training individuals in the !(media-item-align-right)//db4sgowjqfwig.cloudfront.net/assets/305966/visionremota_stargate04_01.jpg?1394729349(visionremota_stargate04_01.jpg)!esoteric science of …