TITLE

Danger From the Sky

AUTHOR(S)
Saffer, Barbara
PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
Cricket;Oct98, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes a disaster that occurred million years ago when a huge meteorite struck the Earth. Impact of the meteorite; Discussion on the occurrence of meteors; Estimated number of extraterrestrial objects that have near-Earth orbits; Strategies that might help protect Earth from a meteorite collision. INSET: Meteoroids, meteors, and meteorites.
ACCESSION #
1148876

 

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics