Kids, the bus is here. Oh, never mind, that’s an asteroid.
- School-bus-sized asteroid to buzz Earth Friday, closer than the moon. (Christian Science Monitor)
- The world’s giant trees are declining, face a dire future due to climate change & other factors. (Mongabay)
- NASA nearly doubled their list of confirmed planets beyond our solar system in one day. (Cosmic Log)
- Jumping spiders hunt with deadly accuracy thanks to 3-D vision. (Wired)
- Yosemite is having its driest winter in 30 years, forcing tourist destinations to get creative . (LA Times)
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