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Flaming Space Junk Over Australia Is Russian Rocket Debris

Flaming Space Junk Over Australia Is Russian Rocket Debris

Newsy (July 11, 2014) Australians saw what looked to be a meteor flying through the night sky. But experts confirm it to be falling debris from a Russian rocket. Video provided by Newsy
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Brand New Meteor Shower Making Debut Saturday

Brand New Meteor Shower Making Debut Saturday

AP (May 23, 2014) Skywatchers in North America could see a major meteor shower overnight from Comet 209P/Linear which was discovered in 2004. It's not clear how many shooting stars will be visible, but scientists say it could range from at least 100-400 per hour. (May 23) Video provided by AP
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Risk of Asteroid Hitting Earth Higher Than Thought, Study Shows

Risk of Asteroid Hitting Earth Higher Than Thought, Study Shows

Reuters - US Online Video (Apr. 23, 2014) A group of space explorers say the chance of a city-obliterating asteroid striking Earth is higher than scientists previously believed. Deborah Gembara reports. Video provided by Reuters
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This Week's Space News Roundup

This Week's Space News Roundup

Newsy (Apr. 5, 2014) A Norwegian skydiver has a near miss with a meteorite and the moon has a busy month ahead. Here's a look at this week's space news. Video provided by Newsy
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