NASA warns a giant asteroid heading for Earth could not be stopped – even with six months notice | Daily Mail Online

The exercise last week was to better understand current in-space preventions Simulations created an asteroid spotted on April 19, with impact Oct. 20 Scientists studied the space rock’s size, trajectory and chance of impactBy Oct. 14, there was a 99% chance of it hitting a part of EuropeThere would not be enough time to send a craft to take the asteroid down The team was also unable to determined its size in six monthsThis means we could not blow it up, as a nuke may not put a dent in it

Source: NASA warns a giant asteroid heading for Earth could not be stopped – even with six months notice | Daily Mail Online

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