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NASA: Two asteroids will fly safely by Earth this weekend, so chill


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NASA used this image of the far-off Vesta asteroid to illustrate its release on this week's asteroids.

If you search for asteroid 2000 QW7 on Google and Twitter, you'll see words like "rogue," "skim past Earth" and "panic." Don't panic. 

Asteroid 2000 QW7 is one of two notable space rocks that will pass by Earth this weekend, but NASA wants everyone to know there will be plenty of distance between us and them. A NASA release this week emphasized that asteroid 2000 QW7 and asteroid 2010 C01 do not pose a threat to our planet ...


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