NASA's data shows that a asteroid, spotted by Spanish stargazers in February, will whistle by Earth in a month. The trajectory will bring it within a hair’s breadth of our planet, raising fears of a possible collision. The asteroid, known as
Back in October, astronomers discovered a strange pattern of light near a distant star called KIC 8462852 that no one could explain. When a planet orbits a star, the star’s brightness will usually dip by just 1 percent, but KIC 8462852 has been.