Latest La Sagra Sky Survey observatory Stories
When it whizzes past Earth in 2013, a newly discovered asteroid is going to miss our planet – but not by much. The 50 m space rock is expected to come closer than many satellites, highlighting the growing need to keep watch on hazards from above.
Word of the Day
- Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
- Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.