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2013-03-21 12:25:47

IN A WORLD FACED WITH VIOLENCE AND THE POTENTIAL OF CATACLYSMIC ANNIHILATION - WHAT IF THE ONLY MEANS TO SAVE MANKIND EXISTED IN AN ALTERNATE REALITY? NEW BERLIN, Wis., March 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Chosen by Foreword Reviews as a top ten finalist for the 2012 Book of the Year Awards in the religious category of Adult Fiction, Armageddon and the 4th Timeline by Don Mardak is a must read! Armageddon and the 4(th) Timeline is a fast-paced mystical fantasy with three thought-provoking...

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2013-03-08 04:39:48

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The combination of new technology, a growing interest in astronomy, and more media hype has led to an even bigger fear of "what if" scenarios for potentially hazardous asteroids. However, Iowa State engineers say they are coming up with a few ideas to help save our planet from a repeat of the asteroid-impact that led to the dinosaur annihilation. Bong Wie and colleagues from Iowa State will be presenting a paper as part of NASA's...

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2012-08-08 21:42:46

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online It may seem like poppycock, but the methods utilized in the popular movie Armageddon wouldn't work, according to science. Students from the University of Leicester were the ones to burst everyone's bubble by using a popular arch-nemesis when it comes to battling the reality of a movie: physics. In the 1998 film, Bruce Willis, an old-drilling platform engineer, must save Earth from being pummeled by an asteroid by drilling to the...

2012-05-08 02:26:06

Paul McKellips' second novel, Jericho 3, is an Armageddon bio-warfare political thriller taking readers deep into the trenches of today's Middle East conflict WASHINGTON, May 8, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FBR Press announced today author and award-winning filmmaker Paul McKellips will release his second novel, Jericho 3, on July 9, 2012. The heroes of McKellips' acclaimed debut, UNCAGED, return determined to successfully complete a mission that leaves millions of lives hanging in...

2011-10-18 16:03:00

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., Oct. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The end of the Oil Era is upon us, and its impact will send shock waves through the world economies as they already teeter on the brink of financial disaster. Energy Armageddon discusses how the current financial chaos in Europe and the American debt crisis have distracted the world and delayed a response to the looming oil shortages that lie ahead. Written in clear and concise language, Energy Armageddon contains charts, graphs...

2011-09-30 07:00:00

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., Sept. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Great Recession and The Great Contraction are just the beginning of global economic problems that will mark the end of the oil era. Coming soon, Energy Armageddon - Oil Starvation in the 21st Century, lays out our future. Energy Armageddon discusses how the current recession and the debt crisis have delayed our response to the looming oil shortage that will impact the lives of not only every American, but every person on the...

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2011-04-12 07:15:00

Steven Siceloff, NASA's John F. Kennedy Space Center Movie audiences have watched space shuttles launch off the back of a 747, land on an asteroid and take off on a hurried flight to keep an aged satellite from plummeting to Earth. The scenes have not been real, sometimes not even realistic, but they helped solidify the shuttle's place as a vehicle of adventure. "People, when they think of space exploration, they often think of shuttle," said NASA's Bert Ulrich, the person who reviews scripts...

2011-03-14 12:23:00

ATLANTA, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- If J. E. Becker, author of the newly released The Sign of the End, is right about Bible Prophecy, the devastation of the Asian tsunamis and all such disasters is but a shadow of things to come. In this second book of The Armageddon Trilogy, The Sign of the End, she shows that the earth actually turns upside down, expelling the seas and oceans over all the coasts of the earth. This time the casualties will exceed millions and the property damage...

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2011-01-05 10:15:00

Roland Emmerich's disaster of a film "2012" (Columbia Pictures) was named by NASA scientist Donald Yeomans an "exceptional and extraordinary example of Hollywood bad science." Yeomans, head of NASA's Near Earth Asteroid Rendezvous Mission also remarked that to the newspaper The Australian the "the film-makers took advantage of public worries about the so-called end of the world as apparently predicted by the Mayans of Central America, whose calendar ends on December 21, 2012." Hurricanes,...

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2009-03-25 14:40:00

For the first time in history, scientists have matched a meteorite on Earth with a specific asteroid, providing insight into how the planets were formed and how to best avoid a potential asteroid catastrophe sometime in the future. Last October, astronomers began tracking a small asteroid heading toward Earth before it became a "shooting star."  The asteroid appeared to mostly blow up in the sky 23 miles above the ground, leading scientists to believe there would not be any space rocks...