Daily Archives: April 15, 2011

Tornadoes rip through U.S. southwest- 17 dead

April 15, 2011 – TUSHKA, Okla. (AP) — A powerful storm system produced a tornado that killed two people in southeastern Oklahoma and seven more in Arkansas before moving into the Deep South early Friday. The system produced a large tornado … Continue reading

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Near-Earth asteroid to zip past the moon

SPINNING ASTEROID FLYBY: Newly-discovered asteroid 2011 GP59 is flying past Earth today, April 15th, not far beyond the orbit of the Moon (1.4 LD). There’s no danger of a collision, but the 50-meter space rock is remarkable: It is elongated … Continue reading

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