NASA map reveals the number of asteroids that smashed into Earth
NASA map shows that 556 space rocks smashed into the Earth’s atmosphere over a 20-year period but most are harmless
NASA map reveals the number of asteroids that smashed into Earth; Most were small and harmless and disintegrated
But The Near Earth Object Program helps to track dangerous rocks; .
Last year, an asteroid measuring 55 feet in diameter crashed in Russia
A flash of light from a fiery asteroid is often treated with intrigue when it is spotted on Earth.
But scientists at NASA suggest that asteroids are smashing into the Earth’s atmosphere at a higher rate than most people realize.
According to a new map by the space agency, it’s a wonder we don’t see fireballs raining down from the skies more frequently.