Asteroid

Asteroid Larger Than Empire State Building Set to Pass by Earth This Weekend

NASA will currently be looking out for an asteroid that may be as large as the Empire State Building in New York City. The asteroid is expected to pass by Earth this weekend.
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Boulder, Colorado Astronomer Names Asteroid After Freddie Mercury

Freddie Mercury of Queen was always a star. Now he's an asteroid, too. Mercury's bandmate Brian May and a Boulder, Colorado astronomer got the asteroid "FreddieMercury17473" named after the late singer and the announcement (below) was first shown on September 4 at the Freddie Mercury 70th Birthday...
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