Tagged With Meteor

In 1954, an Alabama woman became the first known person to be directly hit by a meteorite — here's her strange story


An amateur astronomer accidentally recorded a rare flash on Jupiter. The culprit turned out to be a 450-ton meteor.


Video captured a brilliant fireball lighting up the Australian sky. And NASA confirmed it was a meteor the size of a small car.



NASA simulated the terrifying scenario of a 260-meter-wide asteroid hurtling toward Earth, exploring what would happen if a fragment broke off and hit New York


NASA chief warns that people need to take the threat of a meteor crashing into Earth much more seriously


There's evidence up to 65,000 lives were snuffed out in an instant by a meteor 3,700 years ago



Something punched a hole in the International Space Station while astronauts were sleeping


Here's what you're actually seeing when you spot a meteor shower


NASA has released its plan for nuking asteroids that threaten Earth -- and it includes a practice run


An asteroid the size of the Statue of Liberty is set to narrowly miss Earth tonight


A huge change just hit 'Fortnite' -- the big meteor struck, and it brought major new additions to the most popular game in the world


Meteors have finally started hitting the ground in Fortnite -- take a look



Video shows a meteorite exploding in the sky near Detroit with the force of a 2.0 earthquake


The most spectacular meteor shower of the year peaks this week -- here's how to watch


Here are the best meteor showers of 2017 to watch out for


A bright green meteor streaked over the northern US -- and the video is jaw-dropping



8 incredibly meteorological events to look out for in 2017


This award-winning video reveals what would happen if an asteroid hit the ocean


How to watch the last brilliant meteor shower of the year -- with shooting stars travelling 80,000 mph


Here's how much damage an asteroid would cause if it hit Earth