(OT)Meteor explodes over New Zealand

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I went home for lunch today, turned on CNN headlines and caught the tail-end of a story where it said meteor the size of a car explodes over New Zealand. Did anybody else catch that. Things are getting scary.

-- Marsha (MSykes@court.co.macon.il.us), July 07, 1999


If it's a big meteor, then NZ's in trouble. But most aren't that big and merely constitute monotony-breaking eye-candy for the the onlookers. Meteors hit the earth and explode in the atmosphere all the time; it's nothing new.

-- coprolith II (coprolith@rocketship.com), July 07, 1999.

Look at earlier thread:


-- Comet (Lee@earth.gone), July 07, 1999.

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