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UCF Invites The Public To Watch Asteroid 2012 DA14 Buzz By Earth Today
2013-02-15 12:07:15

Students, professors, cooks, amateur and professional astronomers, and children will gather at the University of Central Florida to watch a historic moment – an asteroid the size of a football field buzz by Earth at a mere 17,200 miles away.

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2010-10-08 11:30:00

Water ice on asteroids may be more common than expected.


Word of the Day
cassation
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").
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