- The 1998 OR2 is expected to fly past our planet in April next year.
- The Yarkovsky effect might alter its orbit towards a collision course
- Gravitation keyhole might also pull the asteroid towards Earth
Asteroids - rocky bodies floating in the space - don't evoke a particularly positive feeling. Remember one of them hitting the earth and wiping out the dinosaurs? Well, it appears that another huge asteroid might be on a collision course with our planet and might wreak havoc due to its sheer size. Named 1998 OR2, NASA is currently monitoring the deadly asteroid that might impact the Earth ...
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