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Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 5-17-2006 | 19 comments
Mark your calendar for Sunday, April 13, 2036. That's when a 1,000-foot-wide asteroid named Apophis could hit the Earth with enough force to obliterate a small...
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 12-9-2005 | 11 comments
In Egyptian myth, Apophis was the ancient spirit of evil and destruction, a demon that was determined to plunge the world into eternal darkness.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 8-24-2005 | 8 comments
During the early morning hours of April 13, 2029, observers in Asia and North Africa will have a chance to witness a rare celestial event as an asteroid, 99942 ...